UvA Green Office Podcast

Zero Waste | Step by Step

March 26, 2021 Green Office Season 1 Episode 2
UvA Green Office Podcast
Zero Waste | Step by Step
Show Notes

"Going Zero Waste" is the first episode of the "Zero Waste" series hosted by Nefeli and Julia. In this episode, a conversation about a zero waste lifestyle begins! The hosts talk about the zero waste movement from the 2000s to today, the consumer culture, the financial difficulties and the "controversies" in doing so. Last but not least, with the help of their guest Pebbles, a UvA student, who shares her journey on zero waste and sustainable living and simple ways to get involved in zero waste. Do not forget to think critically about your consumption habits!

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