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The Age Of The Sustainable Shave Is Back And Better Than Ever

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Look at any action humans undertake on a regular basis, and you may find something that could be greener than it is. Shaving is no exception. Almost all adults shave, including 58 percent of women and 75 percent of men. And the garbage associated with this practice is staggering: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that Americans toss 2 billion disposable razors annually.

Similarly to how we look to World War II victory gardens as marks of where we might go in producing our own food, the past holds many answers to our future. And how we used to shave our bodies may hold to key to reducing waste during this basic, frequent activity.