17 Jun '11, 7pm

Alicia Silverstone Shares Tips on Reducing Waste

Alicia Silverstone Shares Tips on Reducing Waste

For all of you Ecorazzi lovers out there, you know how much we adore Alicia Silverstone . Though we’ve already posted today about a video she shared on The Kind Life , we couldn’t help but include a great compilation of info that the new mama posted about reducing waste. Silverstone focuses on simple things that can be done to cut back on the amount of waste we produce, specifically in the home and in the office. While she notes that many readers probably still do many of the tips she suggests, she writes “I hope that this inspires newbies!” In addition to her own tips, Silverstone also lists ideas from the Canadian government for reducing office waste as well as why recycling is important from the EPA. Here are some of the tips the 34-year-old offered up: Avoid disposable items whenever possible. Choose durable products that can be used again and again. Use the blank side...

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2011/06/17/alicia-silverstone-sha...

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