In today’s society, we often don’t think about how much waste we use on a daily basis.
Have you ever thought about just how much plastic you use on a daily basis?
Each coffee cup, water bottle, and plastic bag we use every day ends up in landfills all over the world.
And unless we do something about it, there will end up being no more space on earth for people, just plastic.
That is why you should learn from every day people who are doing their best to reduce their plastic footprints in their day to day lives.
Now, more than ever it is important we become the change we want to see in the world.
Here is a list of some incredible people out there doing their best to be zero waste humans.
There’s a lot we can learn from them.
#1 Confetti Made From Fallen Leaves! Loved This Zero-Waste Decoration Idea
#2 This Guy’s Fence Is Made From Random Doors
#3 My Tour Guide’s Tool For Picking Up Littered Bottles Along The Trail
#4 My Mom’s Husband Is A Pilot So He Wraps All His Gifts In Old Flight Maps
Turning Christmas Cards Into Tags For Next Year
Stuffed Whales Made From Old Jeans
My Mom Is Slowly Knitting A Scarf Made Completely From Tea Bag Strings
Make A Baby Dress Out Of An Old Button-Up Shirt
Small Wins: Convincing The Ice Cream Shop To Let Me Have It In My Reusable Cup Instead Of A Disposable Cup. The Guy Looked So Confused When I Asked!
A Customer From Work Made A Reusable Bag From Hundreds Of Plastic Ones
Had A Volunteer Help Me Make These Stools Out Of Our Discarded Books For New Library Seating
All Of This Year’s Christmas Presents Wrapped Using White Paper From 1 Amazon Delivery Box
My Boyfriend Uses Lip Balm Religiously. I Saved His Used Tubes For The Last Year And Today I Am Re-Using Them! I Found A Recipe For Lip Balm On Pinterest
Cat Food Bag + Leftover Bag Handles From A Workshop = Reusable Grocery Bag With A Giant Cat Face On It
I Love This Idea – A Dog Poop Bag Dispenser Attached To A Lamppost Made From A Plastic Bottle By Local Scouts
Zero Waste Win: It Took Some Serious Cajoling But I Convinced Superstore To Put My Deli Stuff Straight Into My Own Containers
Cloth Diapering Was One Of The Best Choice We’ve Made! Plus I Got 90% Of Them Second-Hand – Double Win
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