The average American disposes of 4.4 pounds of garbage per day. What if there were a simple — and fun —way for you to make a difference? A zero waste lifestyle is the answer, and Shia Su is living it. Every single piece of unrecyclable garbage Shia has produced in one year fits into a mason jar! Here, she demystifies and simplifies the zero waste lifestyle for the beginner, sharing practical advice, quick solutions, and tips and tricks that will make trash-free living fun and meaningful.
Shia Su as a first grader was already of the opinion that pastries were packed in too many bags. Along with her husband, she began her zero waste journey in 2014. She documents her lifestyle on the blog Wasteland Rebel, providing readers with advice on trash reduction and living a sustainable life. She lives in Vancouver, Canada.