03 Sep Going Zero Waste for Zero Waste Week 2018
Rachelle Strauss is the founder of Zero Waste Week – a global campaign designed to raise awareness of waste and encourage people to send less stuff to landfill. Starting on 3rd September, Zero Waste Week 2018 will be all about reducing single use plastics.
As China have announced they will no longer accept imported recycling and Blue Planet II raised mass awareness, the plastic pollution problem has inspired people all around the world to take action. The waste issue and it’s environmental impact is no longer “out of sight, out of mind”
This Zero Waste Week, if you want to get involved, the best thing to do is start by taking an audit of your current household waste so you know what your current situation is. Rachelle shares tips for how to do this and what to do next.
In today’s episode we talk all about how to get started with zero waste, how sustainable living can reconnect you to your local community and accessibility in the ethical space. Today’s episode is all about approaching Zero Waste without getting overwhelmed.
If you want to find out more about what can be recycled in your local area, check the website https://www.recyclenow.com/
Find out more about Zero Waste Week here: https://www.zerowasteweek.co.uk/
Our Zero Waste Week campaign is kindly sponsored by: Oddbox, Be For Change, The Berry Berry, Gone For Good, Zero Waste Market, The Green Edition, REGIFTWRAP™, Unwrpd, The Crop Club and Plastic Free Party Bags. Tune into the #EthicalHour Twitter Chat to discuss all things Zero Waste on Monday 3rd September 8pm UK time to meet our sponsors and learn more.
Today’s episode is brought to you by The Ethical Marketing Club, our brand new community that helps you make more money to maximise your impact.
Ethical Hour have launched our marketing membership community, and we want you to be part of it. Every month you’ll get exclusive resources, training, group coaching and support from Sian Conway, an ethical marketing expert, to help you develop your marketing strategy, engage your ideal customers and sell your products and services so you can make a positive impact.
If you’re ready to work on your marketing strategy and one-to-one consultancy isn’t in your budget right now, then The Ethical Marketing Club is going to give you all the benefits of working with an ethical marketing consultant for a low cost monthly subscription of $29.99 USD – with no long term contract.
This is exclusively for members of our free community, The #EthicalHour Growth Network – so make sure you’re a member there first (https://www.facebook.com/groups/1807868079472084/)
Once you’re in, head to this post and hit the ‘Join Now’ Button: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1807868079472084/permalink/2153237228268499
Join our free Facebook community to connect with like-minded people and learn more: www.facebook.com/groups/1807868079472084/
If you love the Ethical Hour podcast and want to help us tell even more inspiring stories of social impact, you can now become a patron! Find out more and support us here: https://www.patreon.com/Ethicalhour