Living Lightly Meetup 2Lily Cohen2021-05-08T08:01:25+00:00
Would you like to live more sustainably? Watch the video of our Living Lightly Meetup, hosted by Green Change over Zoom on Monday, February 22 at 6pm PT.
Take a moment to check the resources below. Learn how to live lightly on the earth by taking simple actions like: eat sustainably, consume less, shop wisely, use less plastic, reduce your waste and take a climate action class.
Anne-Marie was our keynote speaker for this meetup. She’s a popular cookbook writer, who has lived plastic-free for over a decade. She shared her tips for a sustainable kitchen and planet, told us about making sourdough bread, fermentation, freestyle cooking, how to shop sustainably and how to break up with plastic.
Andrew is Waste Prevention Specialist at Zero Waste Marin and the County of Marin. He spoke about the 5 R’s of conservation: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Rot (compost) and Recycle, in that order. He then shared practical tips on how to waste less and do the proper thing with what is left.
Watch the video of his talk. View his slides. Visit their site. Email him: firstname.lastname@example.org
Eva is Policy Organizer for Upstream, a national nonprofit organization working on reusable solutions for single-use problems. She told us how to reduce our own waste with reusable foodware, and invited us to ask businesses and governments to adopt reuse policies that reduce waste in our society.
Watch her video. View her slides. Visit their site. Email her: email@example.com.
Anne-Christine leads the Ambassador team at Resilient Neighborhoods, a nonprofit organization in Marin that teaches free workshops to help people live to live more sustainably. She told us how to reduce your carbon footprint with simple actions like trimming energy and waste, consuming less and making smart transportation choices.