Avoid waste

To avoid waste:

  • buy products with less packaging
  • compost your food scraps and green waste
  • buy products made from recycled materials
  • buy second hand
  • choose products that come in recyclable packaging
  • take reusable bags when you go shopping
  • buy products that save energy and water
  • buy in bulk, and
  • refill and reuse containers.

For more advice on how to avoid waste see Zero Waste for a Week Challenge.