There is this mindset that there is a huge start up cost in order to be zero waste. I know that I had that mindset for a long time and honestly, I used at an excuse not to start. I thought I had to have the perfect stainless steel container or bamboo cutlery that would go along with a beautiful Instagram aesthetic. That is completely wrong (see side note above). It is not about being perfect. It’s about starting somewhere.
So where can you start? Here are 5 easy, low effort ways to reduce your waste.