"We don't need a handful of people doing zero waste perfectly. We need millions of people doing it imperfectly." - Anne Marie Bonneau
When it comes to reducing our waste to help the planet, even small changes add up to make a big difference. If you're looking to live more sustainably in 2023, here are 10 easy zero waste swaps to help you reduce your waste this year:
1. Swedish Dish Cloth
The Swedish Dish Cloth is a 100% biodegradable & reusable alternative to paper towels. It's a cleaning superhero that comes in super cute prints, too!
2. Eco Dish Sponge
The 100% biodegradable Loofah Dish Sponge replaces traditional foam and plastic sponges for dishwashing and household cleaning. Comes in a pack of 3!
3. Beeswax Wrap
Meli Beeswax Wraps are reusable food wraps made with organic cotton, beeswax, tree resin, plant oils, and lots of love! Use for everything you used to wrap in plastic.
4. Toothpaste Tabs
Made with clean ingredients and a non-toxic alternative to fluoride, these toothpaste tabs naturally whiten, flight plaque, and freshen breath without adding more plastic waste to our environment.
5. Plastic-Free Deodorant
Our favorite natural deodorant available in a plastic-free tube, or a refillable cream. This deodorant has no baking soda, so it's safe for sensitive underarms. Plus, it actually works!
6. Ocean Safe Sunscreen
This biodegradable sunscreen comes in plastic-free tubes or reusable metal tins. Available tinted or not, it's easy to spread and safe for sensitive skin and the planet!
7. Tea Tree & Charcoal Face Wash Bar
This all-natural face wash bar is the perfect plastic-free replacement to keep your face feeling fresh and clean!
8. Peppermint & Tea Tree Home Cleaning Scrub
100% plastic-free, free of dyes, preservatives, palm oils and synthetic fragrances this Home Cleaning Scrub is gentle & safe, yet effective!
9. Reusable Produce Bags
Take them to the grocery store or the farmers market, and say goodbye to single-use plastic produce bags!