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The huge problem with straw bans – and zero waste

Seattle. Starbucks. Scotland. By now you’ve been inundated by triumphant Facebook posts about at least one plastic straw ban passing or getting proposed. It’s all very much a good thing, right? Well… What a lot of these articles are missing is the very real backlash from the disability community who use plastic straws to function, […]

The most popular zero waste stores, ranked by my 26K Instagram followers

After years of living zero waste, I’m not a big shopper. So I turned to my Instagram followers and asked them to help me answer: what’s the best zero waste store? Because it’s a question I get a lot and I wanted some great stores to point people away from places like Am*zon. Of course, […]