To start with a shift in our mindset we need to educate ourselves with the zero waste 5 R’s principle.

Think about your household and your lifestyle for a moment. Where are you producing more waste?

A good place to start is to investigate your rubbish bins in order to understand where your trash comes from.

After this exercise

1.Refuse

By refusing things we don’t need we eliminate trash from entering our house

2.Reduce

Reducing what we use will keep your life simpler

3.Reuse

Try to always find a second life for any item that you own.

4.Recycle

When all else fails only then do you recycle

5.Rot

Have an outside space? Then please don’t think twice about composting!!

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