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# zero-waste - Saturday 12 December, 2020

Opinion: Why the planet needs us to cut our consumption this Christmas
# Festive Waste
# Festive Waste

Opinion: Why the planet needs us to cut our consumption this Christmas

Dec 12th 2020, 8:00 PM 14,617 Views 23 Comments

Environmental campaigner Lyndsey O’Connell explains how our online festive shopping habits are leading to an excess of cardboard and plastic waste.

# zero-waste - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Can you have a Green Christmas when shopping for presents online? Here's what the experts advise
# Green Christmas
# Green Christmas

Can you have a Green Christmas when shopping for presents online? Here's what the experts advise

Dec 1st 2019, 11:00 AM 12,395 Views 12 Comments

Want to avoid giant retailers and go green this Christmas? It’ll take a little bit of extra research – but it is possible.

# zero-waste - Friday 30 August, 2019

Is it really possible to live a zero waste life? I tried for a week (and did a terrible job)
# No Waste
# No Waste

Is it really possible to live a zero waste life? I tried for a week (and did a terrible job)

Aug 30th 2019, 9:49 AM 20,012 Views 23 Comments

It is definitely possible to significantly reduce your day-to-day waste … but it’s harder than it sounds.

# zero-waste - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Waste, turtles, and money: Why Irish pubs and cafés are ditching plastic straws
# Final Straw
# Final Straw

Waste, turtles, and money: Why Irish pubs and cafés are ditching plastic straws

Feb 3rd 2018, 7:00 AM 42,787 Views 21 Comments

We talked to them to find out more about the reasons behind the decision.

# zero-waste - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Zero waste living: 'You regret not starting earlier - you see your whole life as a waste of money and time'
# Bea Johnson
# Bea Johnson

Zero waste living: 'You regret not starting earlier - you see your whole life as a waste of money and time'

Mar 11th 2017, 8:15 AM 36,908 Views 36 Comments

We speak to the Zero Waste guru Bea Johnson, who visits Dublin on Monday.