Advocating for Zero Waste or even living a Zero Waste lifestyle comes with it challenges. One of them is getting others to understand why a Zero Waste lifestyle is important and helping them to come on board.
While doing so, it’s crucial to be a “friendly” activist. Frustration over road blocks and pushbacks can hinder the entire Zero Waste movement from advancing. If you’re the first Zero Waste person someone is interacting with, remember that you are laying the foundation for all future Zero Waste advocates that follow.