ZippNada Zero Waste Blog

Terminology in the Zero-Waste Community

Terminology in the Zero-Waste Community

What does "sustainability", "organic", "green", "eco-friendly", zero-waste", "low-impact" and "conscious" mean?
Homemade Toothpaste + How to Dispose of Bamboo Toothbrushes

Homemade Toothpaste + How to Dispose of Bamboo Toothbrushes

My personal homemade toothpaste recipe and how to properly dispose of bamboo toothbrushes when they are past there prime
Ojala mindful eating: A Review

Ojala mindful eating: A Review

The scent of cooked veggies wafted through the air creating a mouth-watering aroma, Karla warmly greeted me directing me to take a seat as she adde...
Fast -Food While Practicing Zero-Waste

Fast -Food While Practicing Zero-Waste

Six tips on how to approach fast-food while being zero-waste
Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July

Packed full of information, helpful tips, and resources to get you started, plus my goals for this Plastic Free July!
Living without Paper Towels

Living without Paper Towels

Facts about the paper towel industry and how you can have a paper towel- free home!
The 30 Days of Garbage Challenge

The 30 Days of Garbage Challenge

Explaining and reviewing the 30 Days of Garbage Challenge, what I did and my thoughts on the process
Havasu Boomerang Bags

Havasu Boomerang Bags

Describing what Havasu Boomerang Bags are, what they do, and how you can get involved!
What to do When you Have no Glass Recycling

What to do When you Have no Glass Recycling

Answering a question on what to do when no glass recycling is available to your community
Not so Jolly Facts about Holiday Waste

Not so Jolly Facts about Holiday Waste

Information on what makes the holiday season so wasteful!
4 Big Myths of Zero Waste

4 Big Myths of Zero Waste

Misconceptions about zero waste living, too difficult, too time consuming, too expensive... don't let these myths fool you! They are only that, myths.
Tips for Traveling Zero-Waste

Tips for Traveling Zero-Waste

What to pack for a zero waste adventure, and how to clean reusable's on the go!