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6 Tips for Zero-Waste Grocery Shopping, Even if You Don't Have a Bulk Section

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When you picture zero-waste grocery shopping, rows of endless bulk bins filled with nuts, seeds, grains, and even candy probably come to mind. But while bulk bins make for some easy plastic-free grocery shopping, not everyone has access to them. If no stores in your area offer bulk goods, there are still so many other ways to reduce your waste while grocery shopping. 

Not to mention, there are plenty of actions you can take your carbon footprint in your day-to-day life besides just focusing on what you buy at the the grocery store. So if your local supermarket is a plastic wasteland, don't let that stop you from continuing to fight for the planet.