Anamarie Shreeves became a self professed zero-waster and she excelled at it. One year of waste, of actual trash, fit inside one Bell's canning jar! But being a zero-waster is not the whole story... Why not recycle? It's great, right?? Perhaps there is more to the story...
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Trash to Treasure: Cedar Environmental
BY ZIAD ABI CHAKER
@ VOL 23
ON OCT 21, 2015
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A Zero-Waste Junkie's Journey to Pesto
BY LISA PELLEGRINO
@ VOL 28
ON FEB 21, 2016
“Three R's! The waste hierarchy! It’s a hierarchy because reducing is more effective than reusing and reusing is more effective than recycling.”
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Not so Young, but very very Hungry
BY HILDE ØVREEIDE
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Living the Dream: Why I Couldn’t Avoid Starting My Business
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