How To Shop Sustainably In 2020
It's on everyone's minds, how to be leaner and greener for 2020. After all, it's a new year and that means new rules. Here are some quick ideas for how to be a conscious shopper and greener citizen of Mother Earth.
Look For Reusable Options
Reusable cups, reusable straws, sandwich wraps, bags and coffee pods. The list goes on! Look at the objects in your life and think as to whether you can replace them with better, longer-lasting options.
Know Your Materials
Look out for eco-friendly materials when shopping for clothes, manchester and more. For example, bamboo is considered to be one of the most renewable resources on the planet. Bamboo-derived textiles, while not perfect, are a much better option than fossil fuel-based polyesters and acrylics. Similarly, organic cotton, grown without toxic chemicals is much less water-intensive and damaging for the environment.
Vote With Your Dollars
Want to see more vego options? Shop vegetarian foods. Want greener products to be in the supermarket? Shop for products that advertise their eco-friendly benefits e.g. compostable, recyclable, sustainably-made etc. The more we shop these options, the cheaper they become.
What ideas do you have to be greener in 2020? Let us know in the comments below. Happy shopping!