Waste Not : Make a Big Difference by Throwing Away Less

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Waste Not : Make a Big Difference by Throwing Away Less

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  • 製本 Paperback:紙装版/ペーパーバック版/ページ数 270 p.
  • 言語 ENG
  • 商品コード 9781743794623
  • DDC分類 640

Full Description


Shrink-wrapped veggies, disposable coffee cups, clothes and electronics designed to be upgraded every year; we are surrounded by stuff that we often use once and then throw away. Each year the average household produces enough trash to fill a three-bedroom home, including thousands of dollars worth of food and an ever-increasing amount of plastic, which takes hundreds of years to break down and often ends up in our oceans or our food chain. But what to do about such a huge problem? Is it just the price we pay for the conveniences of modern life? What if it were possible to have it both ways - to live a modern life with less waste? That's where Erin Rhoads, aka The Rogue Ginger, comes in. Erin went from eating plastic-packaged takeaway while shopping online for fast fashion, to becoming one of Australia's most popular eco-bloggers. Erin knows that small changes can have a big impact. In Waste Not she shares everything she's learnt from her own funny, inspiring--and far-from-perfect--journey to living with less waste. This practical reference book is split into three parts: Where to start; How to reduce waste at home and in life; and On the road (sustainable work, travel, and activism). Including genuinely accessible and easy tips, this book is perfect for both the novice and the eco-aware.

Table of Contents

Introduction                                       5  (9)
Tools 14 (50)
Why Waste Not 17 (16)
Where to Start 33 (31)
Tips 64 (158)
Kitchen + Food 67 (42)
Cleaning + Care 109(28)
Beauty + Body 137(34)
Entertaining + Events 171(26)
Little People + Furry Friends 197(25)
Tricks 222(34)
On the Road 225(20)
Act your Vision 245(11)
Directory 256(7)
A Note About this Book 263(1)
Acknowledgements 264(1)
About the Author 264(2)
Index 266