If your local grocery store has bulk bins, give it a shot. It's better for you, better for the environment, and better for your bank account. There's less packaging waste, which means less chemicals in the packaging, and it's surprisingly affordable. From super yummy and healthy snacks, to pantry staples, the bulk bins should be your new favorite grocery aisle. At most stores you can bring your own glass jars and cloth bags and go completely plastic-free!⁣ .⁣ .⁣ .⁣
Well, we have good news. Zero waste is not only good for the planet, but it's good for your health too. Even if you're doing it imperfectly (like us), it's better than nothing!⁣ ⁣ Read our article to find out 5 ways that zero waste is also good for your health. Hint: the #1 reason is less food packaging.⁣ .⁣ .⁣ .⁣
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