Whoa… I try to do my part for the environment but living completely plastic-free boggles my mind. How in the world would I get around things like, well, packaging? Toys? Cleaning products? My (GASP!) blow dryer? Oh, how my list goes on.
Beth Terry has been living plastic-free since June of 2007 and is the author of the popular blog My Plastic-free Life and the new book Plastic-Free: How I Kicked the Plastic Habit and How You Can Too . A founding member of the Plastic Pollution Coalition, Beth gives presentations on living plastic-free and why our personal changes do make a difference. She spearheaded the successful Take Back the Filter Brita recycling campaign in 2008, and her life and work have been profiled in Susan Freinkel’s book, “Plastic: A Toxic Love Story,” Captain Charles Moore’s “Plastic Ocean,” and the award-winning film “Bag It.”
Luckily, she still managed to find the time to answer Breezy Mama’s questions on her advice for living plastic-free.
What’s the first step in living plastic free?
For me, before deciding what actual steps to take, I needed to see what [Read more…] about How One Woman Lives Plastic Free