Check it out! What happens to all that “real” garbage
In Beyond Garbage, we try to talk about what to do with materials in order to avoid putting trash into landfills, etc. But try as we might, even the best-intentioned of us has to put out a bag of trash every now and then. Sarah Goodyear makes an important point in her article on Grist about the mounting garbage in this winter of snowpocalyse and snowmageddon.
Use/buy less, try to purchase items with minimal packaging, compost, etc. Baby steps….