Consumption and Solid Waste

Did you know that 40% of food is wasted in the US? Resources to learn more about how to reduce our consumption and solid waste that we’ve come across. Please let us know if there’s something we should add!

Take Action

  • Reduce – Think about what you’re buying when you buy it
    • Have a water bottle with you at all times
    • Don’t take the plastic cutlery with take out
    • Make conscious changes to your grocery shopping habits to reduce your purchasing of products packaged with single use plastic.
    • How can this change become a middle out action for our community?
  • Reuse
    • Buy things second hand
    • Donate products that still have use
  • Recycle

Event Video from 4-29-2021

Moderated by Suzanna Caldwell, Recycling Coordinator, Municipality of Anchorage – 4-29 ACG consumption and solid waste – MOA

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