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Zero Waste Week 2021

January 24 @ 12:00 AM - January 30 @ 11:30 PM

Zero Waste Week 2021
**UPDATE – Everyone who registers will get a link to watch The Story of Plastic**
Zero Waste Week 2021
Nothing in Nature is Wasted
Zero Waste Week 2021, presented by Zero Waste Gainesville, The Repurpose Project, and Life Unplastic, is January 24 through January 30 and will be a week of education, action items, and solutions pertaining to different aspects of Zero Waste to not only educate our community about Zero Waste principles, but also get us on a collective path towards achieving those goals.
The theme of this year’s Zero Waste Week is Nothing in Nature is Wasted. In the natural world, resources are continuously used and reused as organisms and nutrients form cycles and improve their ecosystems – thus nothing is waste.
Day 1 – January 24th – We appreciate and acknowledge that everything we use and eat are resources that come from the earth and in nature nothing is wasted
Day 2 – January 25th – Waste Audit – We encourage everyone to conduct a waste audit –
Day 3 – January 26th – Reduce Wasted Food & Commit to Compost
*Live ZOOM presentation on Reduce Food Waste and Composting https://fb.me/e/3H2MiJVBo
Day 4 – January 27th – Reject – reject items that don’t fit into Zero Waste
Day 5 – January 28th – Reduce – commit to reducing landfill trash
Day 6 – January 29th – Reuse – commit to buying used and using reusables
*Buy Used Day – event – https://fb.me/e/205DVfzE5
Day 7- January 30th – Research – buy less, buy durable, research purchases
**Register for Zero Waste Week by filling out this Google Form.**
https://forms.gle/tjhgZ4EBHwt8gAQJ9
**Everyone who registers will receive a coupon code to LifeUnplastic, which is Gainesville’s local low packaging, sustainable store**
Once registered you will receive a newsletter daily for 7 days during January 24th – January 30th, receive a discount code to Life Unplastic, receive a ZOOM link to a live presentation on Food Waste and Composting, and receive a link to watch The Story of Plastic!
Daily posts will be on Zero Waste Gainesville, The Repurpose Projects, and Life Unplastic’s facebook page and also Zero Waste Gainesville website – zerowastegainesville.com.

Details

Start:
January 24 @ 12:00 AM
End:
January 30 @ 11:30 PM

Venue

Life Unplastic
2441 NW 43rd St. Ste 24B-1
Gainesville, FL 32606 United States
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Phone:
(352) 225-3116