Low tox living and zero waste living are becoming very popular lately, but I am here to tell you why they are both very important lifestyles to make a habit of! First of all, lets talk about the scary statistics of plastic waste. By 2050 they predict that there will be more plastic in the ocean than fish. There is already more plastic in the ocean than zooplankton (which is at the very base of the food chain). Micro-plastics are already detected in the fish we eat, in beer, and it has even been found in 83% of tap water AROUND...
A sustainable lifestyle means to be more mindful of the waste that you are creating and to try and avoid creating waste that ends up in landfill.
How do we create a sustainable lifestyle? We create it through upcycling, recycling, reusing, and composting. These terms may seem daunting, but once you see the alternatives and how easy it can be, you will be wondering what has taken you so long! Remember every small step you take in the right direction, makes a great impact!
Here are 10 steps you can take to achieve sustainable living: