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Zero-Waste Challenge

Are you up for eliminating waste from your life for an entire week?

Are you and/or your household up to the challenge to eliminate waste from your life for an entire week? Yes, that’s right. Recycle or reuse so that you create zero waste for one week. Outline your plan for how you’ll do it and keep us updated about how it’s going. You could keep a daily journal, video blog or tweet about it to show your progress. We don’t want to miss a minute of your quest towards zero waste! 

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"A year ago, we came up with the idea to give our packaging a second meaningful life. Every box – from the pushchair itself, as well as every accessory – can be transformed into a practical and beautiful product for children to play with or for decor

"A year ago, we came up with the idea to give our packaging a second meaningful life. Every box – from the pushchair itself, as well as every accessory – can be transformed into a practical and beautiful product for children to play with or for decor

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One mans attempt to throw nothing away for a whole year. 'Sustainable Dave' caused headlines back in 2008 when he decided to store all his waste in his basement. A great reminder of the impact that one person can have on the environment.

One mans attempt to throw nothing away for a whole year. 'Sustainable Dave' caused headlines back in 2008 when he decided to store all his waste in his basement. A great reminder of the impact that one person can have on the environment.

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Lilongwe, a city of 2.2 million growing by 4.4%/year , has developed a sewage, domestic, solid waste and sanitation problem. Garbage is disposed of in city streets, open land-fills and unauthorized areas and raw sewage in returned to local fresh wate

Lilongwe, a city of 2.2 million growing by 4.4%/year , has developed a sewage, domestic, solid waste and sanitation problem. Garbage is disposed of in city streets, open land-fills and unauthorized areas and raw sewage in returned to local fresh wate

Photo of Amon Lukhele
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Outreach Scout Foundation (OSF) has created a women and girls initiatives to reduce wastes in the area. 
The project aims to reduce deforestation, air pollution due to burning of forest, waste papers. 
Briquettes save as alternative sources of ener

Outreach Scout Foundation (OSF) has created a women and girls initiatives to reduce wastes in the area. The project aims to reduce deforestation, air pollution due to burning of forest, waste papers. Briquettes save as alternative sources of ener

Photo of Amon Lukhele
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As I was walking around Tenderloin neighbourhood in San Francisco last year, I noticed how much cardboard gets thrown away. I was wondering if cardboard could carry enough weight to be used as a sofa/armchair. I tried to base it's proportions on Wass

As I was walking around Tenderloin neighbourhood in San Francisco last year, I noticed how much cardboard gets thrown away. I was wondering if cardboard could carry enough weight to be used as a sofa/armchair. I tried to base it's proportions on Wass

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