Zero Waste Living

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How to become more sustainable in your shopping habits

The Lake News April 30, 2020 2 min read

by Lily Friis “I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do” – Edward Everett Hale There are a few approaches that can be taken when trying to consume less and in…

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Extra zero waste swaps to help you continue living sustainably

The Lake News April 30, 2020 4 min read

by Lily Friis “The zero waste lifestyle is about reducing your waste within the context of your budget, your circumstances, and your lifestyle goals. And that’s okay.” – The Zero Waste Collective These swaps involve a little bit more research and effort to find. But you may not even realise that there are sustainable alternatives…

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Simple swaps to kickstart your zero waste lifestyle

The Lake News April 30, 2020 1 min read

by Lily Friis “Even small changes have a bigger impact than you’d realise. Focus on reducing your waste – don’t worry about eliminating it. With practice, everything will fall into place in time.” There are many super simple swaps you can make from your everyday items to a more eco-friendly option. Some easy ones are…

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