Author Archives: Angie Ringler

3 Reasons To Be A Zero-Waste Warrior

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A future without nature is no future at all and slowly more and more people are realizing this fact. Much like ethical trends like veganism, zero-waste and waste-free products are getting the right attention that it deserves. The planet is crying out loud asking us to join the revolution and start eliminating the use ofread more

I Dream Of Living A Zero-Waste Life, Here Are The Struggles I Face

I used to be wasteful. I still feel wasteful, but certainly not like I used to be. The transition to being less wasteful has been a slow but steady race for me.  I admit that zero-waste living can be hard and I should learn to be more gentle with myself. When I feel like Iread more

Plastic Free July: How i stopped using plastic garbage bags

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Each year for Plastic Free July, I challenge myself; and my husband, to try kicking one plastic habit. For the Plastic Free July 2019 challenge, we decided to stop using plastic garbage bags. Here I am running a company that focuses on plastic-free products reducing plastic waste yet every day I was dropping my trashread more

How to detect and avoid greenwashing

The ‘green movement’ has brought out the worst and best in some people. You are probably familiar with the term ‘greenwashing’. Wikipedia defines greenwashing as a form of marketing spin in which green PR and green marketing are deceptively used to persuade the public that an organization’s products, aims, and policies are environmentally friendly andread more

Where to buy waste free products?

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With all the talk about waste-free products, it’s hard to know if you are really getting the right eco-alternatives when looking for zero waste products. For me, I started with companies my business does business with. That seemed logical and easy! Some of my favorite stores are physical locations where you can buy waste-free productsread more

8 Easy Tips To Sustainable Living Tips

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Looking to make eco improvements in your life? Consider taking advantage of some of these easy, everyday tips. As you continue on your journey down the road to sustainable living, these tips will be come habits. The following 8 easy tips to sustainable living are all excellentexamples of what it’s like to live the more

How I stopped hoarding reusable shopping totes and reclaimed my closet space!

This is the follow-up article to Top 3 Most Neglected Home Cleaning, which actually spurred more questions about reusable shopping totes. While researching the topic I was forced to take a good look at my true needs. I am actively trying to reduce my household clutter, only keeping items I really use and pass onread more