Zero Waste Home: The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life
Bea Johnson transformed her family's health, finances, and relationships for the better by reducing their waste to an astonishing one litre per year. Now you can do the same.
It all comes down to the 5 Rs- Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot (and only in that order!). Zero Waste Homeshows how these key principles can be applied to every area of your house from the kitchen to the kids' room, and it's packed with easy tips for all of us- from simply refusing unwanted freebies to using your plants as air fresheners.
This book shows that living sustainably should not mean forfeiting either comfort or style and offers a practical, step-by-step guide to diminishing your waste while improving your life.
Bea Johnson is a guru of zero-waste living. The book is precise ... simple yet deep. It doesn't preach. Sunday Times Johnson is an incredible advocate for her lifestyle ... refreshingly honest Metro The priestess of waste-free living The New York Times Chic, charming, stylish Red
A French-born artist with a hugely popular blog on zero waste living, Bea Johnson has appeared on The Today Show, NBC and CBS news, and been featured in the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle, People and Lianhe Zaobao (Singapore) and online publications, including Huffington Post and USA Today.