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Practical(ly) Zero Waste Podcast

A podcast for making zero waste living as practical as possible.


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112 • My First Trash Audit

This is my year's worth of trash. JUST KIDDING, this is actually 4 days' worth and doesn't include the diapers or the many broken jars I'm finally discarding. Zero waste is SO MUCH MORE than the trash we produce and I'm here to talk about finding the balance this week...

111 • Repair Revolution

Ready to fix things, mend relationships, heal our planet, and build community, all in one fell swoop? Repair Cafes are today's topic on the pod with Elizabeth Knight and John Wackman, co-authors of Repair Revolution, How Fixers are Transforming our Throwaway Culture!...

110 • Keep on Track

Despite all the things, zero waste living is STILL IMPORTANT, and 2021 will be a crucial time to keep on track, stay motivated, and continue to (or get back to) being the change you wish to see in this world if we're going to make a difference. We can do this folks....

109 • Pursuing Incrementalism

How to approach those big lifestyle goals like Minimalism, Sustainability, Zero Waste, Veganism, Perfection? The answer is.... incrementalism, a.k.a. take it one step at a time and you'll get there Check out Stephanie Seferin's blog and podcast Sustainable Minimalist...

108 • Alternatives to More Stuff

We're trying to reduce consumerism AND our impact on the planet, but come on! It's the holidays! Today's round-up is a handful of alternative style gifts (read COVID compliant experiences) that aren't really just. more. stuff. Links below for online workshops...

107 • Online Shopping with Eco Cart

The holidays + COVID probably means you've been doing more online shopping than usual. Check out this week's episode to hear how you can make your online orders carbon neutral with the Google Chrome plug-in, Eco Cart as I chat with Dane Baker, Eco Cart's Co-founder...

This Plastic Free July, the Practical(ly) Zero Waste Podcast is partnering with The Green Spectrum to offer Eco Bingo – a weekly game for the month of July that will get us thinking about a few of the many ways to reduce our impact on the planet. 
Follow the link for Rules, Bingo Cards to download and info about cool prizes!


Hi! My name is Elsbeth Callaghan and I am the producer of Practical(ly) Zero Waste, a podcast about making zero waste living as practical as possible. 


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