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  • Best Zero-Waste Books for Your Sustainable Library

    I’m Ayana, aka @auntieayana on Instagram! I’m currently a 4th-year student studying graphic design in the San Francisco Bay Area. For the past ...
  • The Top 10 Zero-Waste Christmas Gifts

    Americans buy more consumer goods ahead of Christmas than any other time of year, and although there’s nothing nicer than receiving a well-chos...
  • The Best Zero-Waste Party Supplies for Holiday Celebrations

    For many of us, New Years’ Eve is a time to make changes. It’s a time when we can recommit to the way we wish to live our lives, and to move in new...
  • 12 Days of Christmas - Zero Waste Edition

    As the year comes to an end with days of feasts and festive gatherings, consumerism tends to ramp up too. But although the holidays are a time of c...
  • Auntie Ayana Fave ZeroWaste Products

    I’m Ayana, aka @auntieayana on Instagram! I’m currently a 4th-year student studying graphic design in the San Francisco Bay Area. For the past coup...
  • How to Go Zero Waste this Thanksgiving

    The uptick in household waste over the holiday season, beginning with Thanksgiving, presents a considerable environmental challenge. Domestic food ...
  • COP 26 - The Race to Net Zero without Zero Waste?

    While criticisms have been laid at the door of the COP26’s failure to directly address waste generation and its impact on the environment, much has...
  • 10 of the Best Zero Waste Makeup Products

    The range of zero-waste beauty products on the market today is a welcome response to the large amount of waste created by the cosmetics industry wo...
  • Zero-Waste Gardening Tips for Autumn & Winter

    Waste and unwanted materials can quickly become pollutants in the home, the garden, and the wider environment, and whilst this problem is exacerba...
  • Q&A with Natalia Trevino Amaro

    Roughly 12 million tons of textile waste ends up in landfill each year in the US alone, primarily coming from discarded clothing. As consumers beco...
  • Recycling Pumpkins in Your City or State

    For many Americans, Halloween is a high point of the year, unfortunately however, it’s also a holiday that produces a huge amount of waste, leaving...
  • Debunking the Most Common Zero-Waste Myths

    Along with the rise of the zero-waste movement, there has been the inevitable backlash. As is often the case with aspirational concepts, many asses...