Because Recycling Is Not Enough!
Recycling is better than landfill or incineration but is a last resort. Waste reduction starts with reducing. Reducing by refusing single use disposable paper and plastic. Reducing by making consumer choices, choosing plastic free options, choosing products made from eco-friendly packaging, choosing higher quality products that will last.
Check the below list of small but meaningful actions you can start. Choose what seems doable for you and what will make the most impact. All small actions count!
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