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Sustainable options you can start now!

There are a lot of eco-friendly and sustainable options you can start making today. Being eco-conscious not just benefits your own self but also the environment, and the next generation

 The sustainable options to start your eco-conscious life:

  1. Buy your food in bulk - Buying in bulk makes the packaging waste less. It is also cheaper compared to non-bulk items. 
  2. Forget the disposable cups and straws, use reusables - There are several options for reusable tumblers and coffee cups  out there. It’s better to always bring your own. More eco-friendly and you can make sure it’s clean and safe.
  3. Revamp and reuse your clothes - the only sustainable way to fashion is to use what’s in your closet. Alter the dress you can’t wear because it’s too long or short. Test your creativity. 
  4. Receive and pay your monthly dues online - there are option nowadays to pay bills online and go totally paperless and receive your bill statements. It’s a simple but a sustainable option because it reduces paper production. Not only it’s convenient but can save you time too.
  5. Compost at home - Collect your food scraps like egg shells and vegetables. There are tons of composting information online that you can read. 
  6. Buy reusable items - Reusable products such as metal straws, cloth period pads and diapers and cloth cotton pads are great alternatives if you want to start a sustainable life. 

Living sustainably is not an overnight process. It will take time and compromises at first to find sustainable options but when you get the hang of it, you’ll realize that it’s not that hard. Don’t be discouraged if you fail to be consistent on your first try. There’s always room for improvement. You are considered a hero for making a conscious effort everyday to reduce your waste. Thank you for doing what you can.

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