5 Easy Changes to Fight for a Zero Waste World We all know how it goes... you go to a grocery store and use plastic bags for packing produce and then another at the checkout to take it all home. You go to a restaurant and are given a plastic straw for every new drink you have and if you’re anything like me, you feel guilty every time. You think “ah, I wish there was a way that I could reduce my garbage impact!” Well, let me tell you, there is!Straws: Changing from single-use to reusable straw is a great start on the zero-waste-road. There are so many options these days it is almost impossible to find one that doesn’t fit your needs. You can keep them in your bag, car, cutlery draw or even on a keychain and more than that, you can also choose from a variety of different materials including bamboo, glass, and metal. Check out Beeutiful’s range of reusable straws here. Beeswax Wraps: Plastic wrap (or cling wrap) is one of the easiest ways to mindlessly use a ton of plastic. Every day thousands of people wrap their school lunches, dinner leftovers, and unfinished avos. Now there’s a solution for all your wrapping woes! Beeswax Wraps are the reusable way of the future. These wraps can last up to a year with regular use and proper care which make them a worthwhile investment. Find the Beeutiful range of Beeswax Wraps here. Cutlery: Plastic cutlery is a bad habit most take away food places are guilt of and Friday night dinner dates on the beach don’t help that. Thankfully, Beeutiful offer a bamboo reusable cutlery set that rolls up perfect for on the go. Find your set here. Shopping Bags: As previously mentioned, grocery stores are another easy way to collect unnecessary plastic bags. You pack your items to make it home then once there, throw away the bag. It’s a vicious cycle that is hard to get out of unless you have the right tools. Reusable shopping bags and mesh grocery bags are a simple solution that can simply be scrunched up to be practically invisible making them perfect wherever you go! Find your own shopping set here. These are just a few examples of how you can make some small changes towards making this world a cleaner, more environmentally friendly place to live. There are so many options for almost everything you use; shampoo/ conditioner, makeup and more. It just takes a few conscious decisions and you’re on your way to become a hero.