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Your Friendly Guide to Compost & Recycling in Seattle

Your Friendly Guide to Compost & Recycling in Seattle

Genevieve Livingston

We’re pretty eco-conscious here in the Northwest, but it may surprise you that the average Seattlite still produces 2.5 pounds of garbage per day.  Eco Collective is committed to promoting a culture of low impact living.  People talk about throwing things “away,” but in reality, there is no away.  Our landfills pollute our water and land and use up precious resources, and a horrifying amount of plastic and garbage ends up in the ocean.  The modern world is all about convenience, but at what cost? We believe that if you refuse single use plastic whenever possible, make a few intentional...

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What is zero waste living?

What is zero waste living?

Marimar White-Espin
Have you seen people carrying their own containers or personal reusable straw? Have you heard people talking about zero waste or sustainable living? Learn about the 6 principles of zero waste living and how you can simplify your life by reducing your waste!
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