New York City’s First Zero Waste Grocery Store Opens in Bushwick

I'm really excited to hear that NYC opened its first zero waste grocery store in Bushwick, called Precycle, where you can shop for food items in bulk! Check out my post for more info 🙂

A Consumer’s Struggle: Contact Lenses and Solutions

As a contact lens wearer for over a decade, I'm looking for solutions to reduce my environmental footprint. Contact lenses are made of flexible plastics, and when improperly disposed, can end up breaking down into microplastics and ending up in our oceans! And what about the contact lens solutions? Read on to learn more.

What to Recycle in Your Blue Bin

The common rule is to #recycle glass, plastic, and metals in your blue bin, but it's not as simple as you think. Did you know that only glass jars and bottles are accepted? Find out more on my latest post!

Where Do Our Blue Bin Recyclables Go in NYC?

Where Do Our Blue Bin Recyclables Go in NYC? I visited the @SimsMuni #recycling facility to find out! #environment #sustainability

The Argument Against the Plastic Straw Ban

I'm all for the movement to eliminate single-use plastics in the world, but we need to consider all populations and listen to all voices, including those from the disabled community, when making these decisions.