An aspirational book to teach you that being zero waste isn't necessarily about zero, but more about changing the way we see the world around us, how we consume, and how we think about waste.
Author Megean Weldon, aka The Zero Waste Nerd, gently guides you on an attainable, inspirational, mindful, and completely realistic journey to a sustainable living lifestyle with tips, strategies, recipes, and DIY projects for reducing waste-presented in one approachable, beautifully designed, and illustrated guide.
Focusing on the positive, An (Almost) Zero-Waste Life presents simple ways to reduce waste in every aspect of your life:
Cleaning: Recipes for natural cleaner and how to ditch paper towels for good.
Meal plans: Weekly menus and recipes for zero-waste meals that use bulk pantry staples.
Shopping: How to shop zero waste at big chain stores and ways to reduce food packaging.
Bathroom: Sustainable beauty routine and zero-waste showering.
Recycling: Ingenious ways to repurpose old clothing and how to recycle small metals, like bottle caps and razor blades.
Gardening/Compost: Tips on finding heirloom seeds, seasonal produce, and the basics of composting.