Almost every day I feel the guilt-ridden tension between working to build the just and sustainable Zero Waste world we all need, and just trying to get by with two young kids in the toxic, climate-damaging, waste-filled world we’re stuck with right now. I do my best to make choices that will hopefully create a better world for my kids, but I know that individual choices mean nothing without the systemic changes we all need.
People & Planet
Food waste is a significant contributor to the waste crisis – and the climate crisis. One of our best solutions to address these overlapping problems is Food Waste Prevention and Recycling Laws.
A year ago, our small, mighty crew launched a new nonprofit to advance community-centered Zero Waste solutions across the country. What has unfolded surpassed even our boldest goals.
Although weddings can be wasteful, they don’t have to be. Here’s a list of our favorite Zero Waste wedding tips to help you plan a thrifty, yet elegant, event.
Just Zero filed comments with the New York Department of Environmental Conservation regarding the Draft New York State Solid Waste Management Plan.