Filters: Water and Air

Filters: Water and Air

Filters are not recyclable in curbside carts or many (if any) recycling centers. Brita teamed up with TerraCycle to recycle its products. All the recycling is done through Brita, you’ll mail Brita your used items. You can set up a Brita account to “earn My Brita™ points redeemable for amazing rewards” which do include new filters…

Homemade Bubbles

Homemade Bubbles

This may not be the most “zero waste” idea I’ve posted here; however the larger volume of bubbles made at home does save transportation costs of driving or delivery and the endless plastic bottles, plasticy-metal seals, and lame tiny bubble wands. So it’s “Reducing” virgin materials and waste. I’m allergic to standard bubble solution. It’s…

Reusable Feminine Products

Reusable Feminine Products

Warning: This is will be frank on the topic of feminine hygiene products used for menstruation. Disclaimer: I have not tried every brand of every type of zero waste, resusable, menstrual/period product. I am sharing information based on my research and experiences. I prefer to make suggestions based on personal experience but this is one…