Have you ever realized that our actions are affecting our planet severely? Do we ever make an initiative to bend and pick up that wrapper which we just threw on the road or beach or the park?
When we are so keen on a clean surrounding, why can’t we make an effort to reduce that waste?
Here are a few tips to follow to make life simple and reduce waste.
12 good habits for reducing waste:
1. Opt for reusable bags
2. Put a “No Junk Mail” sticker on your letterbox
3. Avoid food waste
4. Buy in bulk or large-size packaging
5. Buy eco-rechargeable or refillable products
6. Drink tap water
7. Use rechargeable batteries
8. Restrict printer usage
9. Start composting
10. Donate old clothing
11. Borrow or hire tools
12. Repair goods and appliances
Keep in mind the 3 Rules.
No waste is the best waste. Avoid unnecessary packaging.
Reuse bags and boxes.
Transform waste into resources. Recycle paper, cans, and bottles.
What can you do for the 7 ways to reduce waste
Cook! Avoid prepackaged food.
Use cloth towels.
Use reusable containers and utensils.
Make your toiletries.
Learn how to store food properly.
Reduce the use of paper, toner, and ink.
Reuse packaging material.
Use your mugs for drinking coffee.
Use tea balls. Avoid tea bags.
Bring lunch in a reusable container.
Bring Reusable bags. Don’t use plastic or paper bags.
Avoid unnecessarily packaging.
Purchase concentrated food.
Buy in bulk and avoid single-use items.
Buy soap bars.
You do not need to do a lot of hard work to reduce waste around you. Change a few habits.
Clean yours. Green around you!