Developing zero or low waste habits is a critical piece of being a circular consumer and living a renewable life. It helps to focus on finding and taking care of what we really need. The beauty of living less wastefully is how easily we can translate the principles across the whole of our lives.
Living less wastefully means striving to find every use for something before we finally have to retire it. Sure, it would be nice if we could keep finding new purposes for everything that we use, but we also want to be realistic in our expectations and take simple, kind steps towards our circular goal. Here are some questions we've developed to help make the transition to living a low to no waste life.
This is by no means an exhaustive list, but these are some good starter questions. Do you have a question you like to ask yourself or a favorite resource that you use to keep your waste to a minimum? Please share it with us! Send your tips to firstname.lastname@example.org.