My list of zero waste alternatives

My list of zero waste alternatives

Kitchen

Food

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Glass jars.

AFTER: Glass jars.

Cleaning products

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Cleaning products are easy to make with lemon, baking soda and vinegar.

AFTER: Cleaning products are easy to make with lemon, baking soda and vinegar.

Spong

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: wooden brushes in all sizes

AFTER: wooden brushes in all sizes

Gloves

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Just use your hands

AFTER: Just use your hands

Bottles

BEFORE

BEFORE

After: Soulbottle out of glass, ceramic, natural rubber and steel

After: Soulbottle out of glass, ceramic, natural rubber and steel

Straws

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Steel straws for endless use

AFTER: Steel straws for endless use

Cutting boards

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: a wooden cutting board

AFTER: a wooden cutting board

Cooking utensils

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: wooden or steel cooking utensils.

AFTER: wooden or steel cooking utensils.

Tea

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Tea in bulk

AFTER: Tea in bulk


Bathroom

Tooth

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: home-made tooth paste and a bamboo brush

AFTER: home-made tooth paste and a bamboo brush

Razor

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: steel razor

AFTER: steel razor

Femin hygiene 

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: menstrual cup

AFTER: menstrual cup

Makeup

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Zao has make-up in bamboo containers that are refillable. 

AFTER: Zao has make-up in bamboo containers that are refillable. 

Deodorant 

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Home-made deodorant

AFTER: Home-made deodorant

Hairbrush

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Wooden brushes 

AFTER: Wooden brushes 

Contraception

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: An intrauterine device for 5 years, so no worries about forgetting the pil

AFTER: An intrauterine device for 5 years, so no worries about forgetting the pil

Injury

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: tissue

AFTER: tissue

Skincare

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: natural skin care

AFTER: natural skin care

Soap and shower gel

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Make it yourself or buy soap stones

AFTER: Make it yourself or buy soap stones


Home

Tape

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Paper tape with natural glue

AFTER: Paper tape with natural glue

Writing

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: pen with ink refills

AFTER: pen with ink refills

Bags

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: Yay! I remembered to bring the tissue bag

AFTER: Yay! I remembered to bring the tissue bag

Packaging

BEFORE

BEFORE

AFTER: wrapping in textile

AFTER: wrapping in textile

Let me know what are your alternatives!

 

 

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