#5For5: Steps to Zero Waste Living

Having recently discovered the brilliant concept of zero waste stores, I am becoming more environmentally friendly literally every day! Living ‘zero waste’ can be accomplished in all sorts of ways, taking one small step at a time. Customers bring their own containers, jars, bags, etc. from home and fill them up with the goods they need. This greatly reduces the amount of waste from unneeded packaging that is often thrown out after one use. There are many of these locations popping up in Vancouver. Check out these Five in BC and you will be covered from groceries to soap to pet supplies. Continue reading “#5For5: Steps to Zero Waste Living”