Welcome to Zero Waste Week!

Zero Waste Week is the all in one feel good solution to save money, protect the environment and get popular.

In its eighth year, the week runs 7th - 13th September 2015.

This year's theme is 'Reuse' - stop wasting money by saving resources!

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  • Reuse shopping bags
  • Reuse foil for zero waste lunches
  • Reuse jars for storage
  • Take clothes to a textile bank
  • Reuse leftovers as ingredients
  • Offer items on Freecycle
  • Reuse blank paper for notes
  • Use a refillable bottle
  • Spread the word!

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Lynn from Fenwick has signed up for Zero Waste Week!

Lynn from Fenwick has signed up for Zero Waste Week!

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Susan from Australia pledges "I'm trying to achieve a 95% reduction in landfill waste through refusing, reducing, reusing, recycling& rotting "

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Gaby from Australia pledges "zero waste in the kitchen "

Gaby from Australia pledges "zero waste in the kitchen "

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Gaby from Australia pledges "zero waste in the kitchen "
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1 week agoGaby from Australia pledges "zero waste in the kitchen "
Adam from Newcastle has pledged "Avoid buying non recyclable plaster packaging "

Adam from Newcastle has pledged "Avoid buying non recyclable plaster packaging "

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Adam from Newcastle has pledged "Avoid buying non recyclable plaster packaging "
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Sacha pledges to "Run recycle groups! "

Sacha pledges to "Run recycle groups! "

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Sacha pledges to "Run recycle groups! "
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Tiff from London has pledged to "Try to reuse everything! "

Tiff from London has pledged to "Try to reuse everything! "

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Tiff from London has pledged to "Try to reuse everything! "
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2 weeks agoTiff from London has pledged to "Try to reuse everything! "
Linda from Colchester has pledged "Buy less pre-packed food "

Linda from Colchester has pledged "Buy less pre-packed food "

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Linda from Colchester has pledged "Buy less pre-packed food "
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2 weeks agoLinda from Colchester has pledged "Buy less pre-packed food "
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Natalie from London has signed up to Zero Waste Week

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Gill from Belfast has signed up to Zero Waste Week

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Gill from Oldham has signed up to zero waste week

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Sarah from London pledges "By reducing food waste and thinking more about the items I buy"

Sarah from London pledges "By reducing food waste and thinking more about the items I buy"

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Sarah from London pledges "By reducing food waste and thinking more about the items I buy"
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2 weeks agoSarah from London pledges "By reducing food waste and thinking more about the items I buy"
Mike from Leeds pledges "Buy no unnecessary packaging and recycle more than ever before "

Mike from Leeds pledges "Buy no unnecessary packaging and recycle more than ever before "

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Mike from Leeds pledges "Buy no unnecessary packaging and recycle more than ever before "
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2 weeks agoMike from Leeds pledges "Buy no unnecessary packaging and recycle more than ever before "
Maria from Groningen pledges "I would like to figure out a week how to live without plastic for myself. I hope that I will be capable to use my new-won knowledge from this week, to change my lifestyle for a better environment. "

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Katie from Baintree pledges "Only buy what food I need; always bring tote bag when shopping "

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Katie from Baintree pledges "Only buy what food I need; always bring tote bag when shopping &qu…
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Heidi from Winchester pledges "Ask Waitrose to reduce their packaging- been meaning to! "

Heidi from Winchester pledges "Ask Waitrose to reduce their packaging- been meaning to! "

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Heidi from Winchester pledges "Ask Waitrose to reduce their packaging- been meaning to! "
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2 weeks agoHeidi from Winchester pledges "Ask Waitrose to reduce their packaging- been meaning to! "
Emma from Leeds has signed up to Zero Waste Week

Emma from Leeds has signed up to Zero Waste Week

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Emma from Leeds has signed up to Zero Waste Week
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Pooja from Hounslow has signed up to Zero Waste Week

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Carol from Lewisham pledges "Get a composter - learn how to use it - use it - grow veggies in the compost..... "

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Liz from Manchester pledges "to procure as little waste as possible "

Liz from Manchester pledges "to procure as little waste as possible "

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Liz from Manchester pledges "to procure as little waste as possible "
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2 weeks agoLiz from Manchester pledges "to procure as little waste as possible "
Sarah from Ledbury pledges "to reduce our (very small) landfill bag so it is even smaller"

Sarah from Ledbury pledges "to reduce our (very small) landfill bag so it is even smaller"

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Sarah from Ledbury pledges "to reduce our (very small) landfill bag so it is even smaller"
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2 weeks agoSarah from Ledbury pledges "to reduce our (very small) landfill bag so it is even smaller"
Alison from Birmingham pledges "Make others more aware of reducing waste and recylcing "

Alison from Birmingham pledges "Make others more aware of reducing waste and recylcing "

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Alison from Birmingham pledges "Make others more aware of reducing waste and recylcing "
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2 weeks agoAlison from Birmingham pledges "Make others more aware of reducing waste and recylcing "
Besma pledges "To make only recyclable or compostable waste for the week"

Besma pledges "To make only recyclable or compostable waste for the week"

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Besma pledges "To make only recyclable or compostable waste for the week"
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2 weeks agoBesma pledges "To make only recyclable or compostable waste for the week"
Katie has signed up to Zero Waste Week!

Katie has signed up to Zero Waste Week!

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Christine from Suffolk has signed up to Zero Waste Week

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Claire has signed up for Zero Waste Week!

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