(12v) Take responsibility for your waste - don't dump it
Why waste can help societies to progress
A few examples: mushrooms, eggs and flower pots
|Examples of materials that are easily recyclable as they only need to be refilled.|
|Examples of product-specific packaging that should be easily recyclable by the company and refilled after cleaning the packaging.|
- Some small buckets that are used to sell sweets for dogs. As these can be shop and product specific, only the concerned shops need to retake them;
- Flower pots can be returned to flower shops that can reuse them. Of course, customers may decide to use then to replant plants. It may also be possible biodegradable pots are used although they should not be from plastics as that remains present in nature.
- Certain coffee shops give a reduction when customers bring their own coffee cups while at least one company seems to use biodegradable coffee cups with seeds embedded so trees can grow when cups are thrown away.
Reducing waste is possible, Ljubljana as an example
Thus in summary, the amount of waste can be reduced when: