Living Zero Waste — recycle

I Want You to Stop Wish-cycling

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I Want You to Stop Wish-cycling
Wish-cycling is the well meaning act of putting items in the recycling bin, even if you’re not sure you should, in the hope that by being in the recycling stream these items won’t end up in landfill somewhere.

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The Six 'R's and Me: a quick guide to reducing your waste!

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The Six 'R's and Me: a quick guide to reducing your waste!

Welcome to the first Wastenot blog post! This blog will be a space for us to share news, ideas and tips to help you reduce the amount of waste you and your household generate. The best place to start when embarking on a low waste lifestyle is with ‘The Rs’. Lots of you I’m sure know three of them: Reduce Reuse Recycle, but did you know there are six? Or that there’s an order of priority to them? Well there is! Refuse: the easiest way to prevent yourself from making waste! The first step is to learn to say ‘no...

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