We will be meeting with the Sierra Club of NH
via Zoom on Wednesday, May 5, 6:30PM to discuss HB177
Zoom Registration Link: Click Here
"By reducing what we waste, we all not only save money,
but protect the environment and our wonderful quality of life! "
Hannaford announces zero food waste sent to landfills; all repurposed in community April 21, 2021
Buy Nothing Day is an active protest against Black Friday, the holiday of waste and overconsumption.
But this year, with prohibitions on gathering with others and small businesses fighting to survive, we’re challenging you to Buy Nothing, with a small asterisk:
(If you must purchase gifts, avoid monopolies like Amazon and other giant retailers and choose to support small and locally owned businesses)
By signing up, you are committing to at least 3 of the following pledges:
Take the Buy Nothing pledge today and we’ll send you one email with actionable resources for each of the pledges listed above.
From The Story Of Stuff Website: Click Here
Think of how many "things" people gift to others during the Christmas season that are not wanted, needed, asked for...coupled with the packaging, wrapping, etc.=A LOT OF WASTE!
We have a trash problem. And while it’s not your fault, you are the solution. Together, we need to rise up and advocate for a zero-waste future. Here are some videos that may help provide some tricks of the trade to slashing trash from your life, offer some long-term solutions for creating a more sustainable, zero-waste future, and some random information relative to our goals for reducing waste. Thank you!
Remember, we are all in this together! For the future...
Rethink Refuse Reuse Repair Reduce Recycle
Our group is the off-shoot of several meetings of individuals and groups from throughout New Hampshire with the goal of implementing "Zero Waste" initiatives in order to protect NH's valuable resources from predatory exploitation.
By reducing what we waste, we all not only save money, but protect the environment & our wonderful quality of life!
So, Be SMART NH!
(Save Money And Reduce Trash)
Are you passionate about protecting the environment?
Want to get involved?
Please let us know!
Some particular initiatives we need help with are:
*Single-use bans (plastics, styrofoam, bags, straws)
*A NH Bottle Deposit Bill
*Redirecting food waste out of landfills and into composting
*Stopping the flow of trash into NH from out of state
Whether you help through monetary donations to keep this website up and running, volunteering your time, passing petitions for warrant articles, writing letters to the editor, speaking with your local and state leaders, or simply spreading word of our mission through discussions with friends and neighbors, we thank you!
We are all in this together and couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you.
Future generations will thank you as well!
Be SMART NH (Save Money And Reduce Trash)
North Country, NH
Email us at BeSMARTNH@yahoo.com To Get involved
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Rethink, Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Replace