Zero waste living means aiming to reduce landfill-bound trash to the bare minimum. When you start living with a zero waste intention, you will reprioritize your shopping habits and try to reduce the amount of unnecessary packaging or clutter you bring into your home. If you look through your trash, chances of finding discards that can be recycled, reused ore repurposed will always be there. Our goal is to bring awareness of zero-waste living and try to reduce the amount of waste that is filling up our land.
Start separating your waste as much as possible. Have dedicated recycling area at home. Check out programs like HK Recycles to understand more on what waste is accepted. They also offer services to help collect and deliver to other local recycling partners.
Keeping an indoor compost bin for food waste and using compost to grow indoor herbs for your kitchen garden. Check Smart Cara, an environmentally friendly food waste disposal that will also ensure a clean and odorless kitchen.
The 5Rs to keep in mind: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot