Embodying Zero Waste with Follow Your Heart

by Abigail Stevens This week (7-11 September) is Zero Waste Week, a week to raise awareness of the impact our throwaway culture has on the environment. It challenges participants to live a ‘zero’ or minimal waste lifestyle, focusing on reusing and recycling packaging, lowering food waste, abstaining from fast fashion, and cutting out single use…

CNBC: Lego Plant-Based! Classic Toy Announces Sustainable Plastic Pieces

Lego is leading the way in zero waste and sustainability. CNBC reports: Toy manufacturer Lego has announced it is to make some of its pieces, including leaves, bushes and trees, from sustainable, plant-based plastic. The material will be sourced from sugarcane and production of the pieces, or “elements,” has already started. They will be launched…