Although the average American produces 1,500 pounds of trash a year, people from this zero-waste movement have some different story, trying to minimize their trash and achieve zero-waste lifestyle. In this Article you can find five principles of zero-waste from the experts.
By Stephen Leahy PUBLISHED May 18, 2018 This story is part of Planet or Plastic? —our multiyear effort to raise awareness about the global plastic waste crisis. Learn what you can do to reduce your own single-use plastics , and take your pledge . Join a conversation with Kathryn Kellogg on zero waste on Reddit at 2 pm ET May 18. Imagine 15 grocery bags filled with plastic trash piled up on every single yard of shoreline in the world. That’s how much land-based plastic trash ended up in the world’s oceans in just one year. The world generates […]