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Supporting Halifax in reducing waste


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From standard bulk dry goods to cleaning products.

BYOC: Bring Your Own Containers

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Tare’s mission is to foster awareness about environmental issues and to share strategies and methods of living a zero-waste lifestyle.

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tare: noun
a deduction from the gross weight of a substance and its container made in allowance for the weight of the container; also : the weight of the container

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Happy Earth Day

Happy Earth Day friends! Hope you are doing something outdoors today to enjoy the amazing planet we live on – and I challenge you to pick up 10 pieces of garbage on your travels today.  …

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DIY cleaning wipes

I wipe down my counters, sinks, bathtub, and around the outside of the toilet with this recipe and love it. This is super simple to keep on hand.  …

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DIY citrus vinegar

This is so simple, and gives citrus peels one last use before composting!  We safe citrus peels and store in a jar until we have enough for this DIY. I usually do a blend of citrus peels (lemon and …

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