single-use plastics

Recycling Isn’t Enough: Zero-Packaging Stores Show How We Can Move Past Our Addiction To Single-Use Plastics

Source: The Conversation/Sabrina Chakori/Ammar Abdul Aziz

Photo: Scott Warman/Unsplash

Wrapped, sealed, boxed, cling-filmed and vacuum packed. We have become used to consumables being packaged in every way imaginable. The history of “packaging” goes back to the first human settlements. First leaves, gourds and animals...