Food waste is a huge problem in the United States. In fact, approximately one pound of food is wasted per person per day in this country. Throwing away food is harmful to our environment because food that is thrown in the trash gets sent to landfills. In a landfill, food isn’t able to properly break down, […]
What Is A Zero Waste Lifestyle?
Many have seen the videos online of people showing off jars containing all of the trash they have produced in a year – as close to nothing as one can possibly get. These people say they are zero waste, but what does this actually mean in practice? The basic idea behind a zero waste lifestyle […]