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- Have excess almond pulp? Here’s what you can do with it!
How to Replace All Your Paper Goods with Reusables — Tissues, Paper Towels, and MoreChoosing reusable alternatives to common disposable paper goods can help lower your environmental impact.
4 Fun Milk Carton Crafts to Do With KidsGet crafty with these ways to upcycle milk cartons!
How to Recycle Household BatteriesBatteries can easily be recycled at numerous drop-off points around the U.S.
How to Recycle Plastic Food Packaging and Plastic FilmRecycling plastic film is not as easy as recycling bottles curbside — but there are a few ways to do so!
Pinecone Crafts for Kids: Activities to Do At HomeThese pinecone crafts will help your kids get creative with nature.
What the Quarantine Can Teach Us About Zero-Waste Living, Saving the Planet, and HopeQuarantine living is not a walk in the park, but there are a few takeaways we can carry into life after the pandemic is over.
How to Make DIY Disinfectant WipesLearn how to make your own homemade disinfectant wipes.
A Zero-Waste Chef Shares His Most Unique Food Waste Tips for QuarantineMax La Manna, a zero-waste and vegan chef, shares three unique tips to reduce food waste.
How Fabric Gets RecycledLearn how fabric — a common landfill item — gets recycled.
5 Paper Towel Crafts You Can Do With KidsEncourage your kids not to waste anything with these paper towel crafts.
Old Spice and Secret Roll Out Cardboard Deodorant Tubes — But P&G Still Has a Lot of Work to DoP&G brands Old Spice and Secret are now available in paper tubes — but the corporation is still one of the world's largest plastic polluters.
Why Is It Important to Recycle?Recycling is important — but do you know why?
How to Make Your Own DIY Ant SprayLearn how to make your own DIY ant spray.
Miley Cyrus Talks Zero-Waste Living on Her 'Bright Minded' Instagram ShowMiley Cyrus' latest episode of 'Bright Minded' featured conversations with zero-waste influencers.
Stuck Indoors? Here Are 10 Upcycle DIY Ideas To Make New Things Out of Old Things in Your HomeYou can upcycle items already in your home for these 10 DIY craft ideas!
Learn How to Make a DIY Bird Feeder With Your KidsLearn how you can craft your own bird feeder at home.
Zero-Waste Grocery Delivery Service Goes Nationwide During COVID-19The Wally Shop, a zero-waste bulk goods delivery company, is opening up its exclusive service up to the entire country during the coronavirus.
9 Eco-Friendly Toys to Keep Your Kids Entertained While in QuarantineTo keep your kids occupied during the COVID-19 quarantine, invest in a few new eco-friendly toys from sustainable brands.
Here’s How You Can Make Your Own DIY, Zero-Waste Hand SanitizerLearn how you can make your own hand sanitizer.
Hacks for Dealing With the Toilet Paper Shortage Amidst the CoronavirusCOVID-19, or the new coronavirus, has caused toilet paper shortages in some areas. Here are some tips for dealing with that, such as investing in a bidet.
Starbucks Finally Rolls Out Its Compostable Paper Cup in Select CitiesStarbucks has finally developed a compostable and recyclable paper coffee cup.
Gisele Bundchen Shares Advice for Teaching Kids About Sustainability: Lead by ExampleGisele Bundchen penned a personal essay for Marie Claire about how protecting the environment has seeped into every aspect of her life.
ALDI Sends Letter to Vendors Requiring Closed Loop Packaging by 2025ALDI is not letting any of its vendors cut corners — they all must transition to recyclable, reusable, or compostable packaging by 2025 if they want to stay on ALDI shelves.
Starbucks Bans Personal Mugs as Precaution Amidst the CoronavirusStarbucks locations in the U.S. and Canada are preventing customers from getting drinks in their personal to-go cups to be safe during the coronavirus.
New York's Plastic Bag Ban Goes Into Effect March 1: Everything New Yorkers Need to KnowNew York state is banning single-use plastic bags on March 1 — here's how the new law will work.
These Sustainable Wedding Touches Will Be Major Trends in 2020, Experts PredictTwo wedding experts share their predictions for 2020 wedding trends — many of which have to do with making nuptials more eco-friendly.
Staples Center to Compost Flowers Left at the Kobe Bryant MemorialThe Staples Center shared that they plan to compost the flowers left at makeshift memorial created for Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna, and the seven others killed in last month’s helicopter crash.
How This New Company Is Taking the Waste Out of Restaurant DeliveryDeliverZero is making zero-waste restaurant delivery possible in NYC, slowly but surely.
These Are Our Picks for the the Best Metal StrawsYou already know you should be using a metal straw, but which ones should you get? See the best ones!
What Do The Numbers On Recyclable Plastics Mean?Plastic resin codes 1-7 identify types of recyclable plastic and whether they can be collected and processed.
Girlfriend Collective Releases "The Wash Bag" to Keep Microfibers Out of OceansGirlfriend Collective's Wash Bag is designed to keep microfibers from synthetic clothing from releasing into your washing machine and therefore waterways.
7 Caribbean Countries Are Banning Single-Use Plastic Starting Jan. 1Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, the Dominican Republic, Grenada, Jamaica, and Trinidad and Tobago are banning single-use plastic.
10 Experiential Holiday Gift Ideas to Keep Things Zero-WasteExperiential gifts are a great way to share experiences for loved ones and reduce waste during Christmas.
9 Holiday Gifts Your Zero-Waste Friend Will AppreciateZero-waste gift-giving doesn't have to be hard — check out these nine unique ideas.
These Are the Best All-Natural Dry ShampoosIf you’re looking for all-natural dry shampoo, look no further.
What Do I Do With Leftovers From a Restaurant? How to Say No to Single-Use ContainersLearn how you can handle restaurant leftovers as a zero-waster.
Zero-Waste Razors — A Guide to Keeping Shaving Waste-FreeShaving while staying zero waste is easier than it seems, thanks to safety razors.
How to Make Your Own Zero-Waste MakeupLearn how you can DIY your own zero-waste makeup!
How to Clean Your Safety RazorHere’s how you can clean your safety razor!
What Can Go in the Compost? Here's Our Ultimate GuideSo many day-to-day items can be composted, which will help you reduce your waste and environmental impact.
Can Clothing Be Recycled? How to Give Your Old Clothes New LifeClothing recycling isn't as complicated as it sounds — here's a guide. istock
How to Go Zero Waste as a College StudentIs it possible to be zero waste as a college student? Here are some of our best tips.
How to Make DIY Conditioner Bars at HomeLearn how you can make own conditioner bar as an aspiring zero-waster.
How to Make Your Own Deodorant: Follow This Recipe!This recipe will teach you how to make your own deodorant — which is both zero-waste and good for you!
How to Be Zero Waste at Home — Tips for Reducing Waste Around the HouseGoing zero waste isn't as hard as it seems — here's our guide to reducing waste at home.
How to Grow Your Eyelashes — Naturally: Make Your Own Lash SerumThis recipe will help your eyelashes grow — without any side effects or prescriptions!
Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly School Lunches: Recipes, Lunchboxes, and Everything Else Your Kid May NeedHere's everything you need to keep your kid's school lunch low-waste.
How to Reduce Waste During Airplane TravelAirplane travel isn’t necessarily the best for the planet — but there are ways to minimize your impact.
How Anne Hathaway Is Raising a Zero-Waste Family and Making Film Sets GreenerAnne Hathaway opened up to InStyle about raising a zero-waste family and making the movie industry more sustainable.