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Zero Waste Home Book
Zero Waste Home Book
Zero Waste Home Book
Zero Waste Home Book

Zero Waste Home Book

Reading: Lifestyle


Stylish and completely relatable, Zero Waste Home is a practical, step-by-step guide that gives readers the tools to improve their health, save money and time, and achieve a better future for their families—and the planet.

Bea Johnson shows, by inspiring example, what green living looks like and offers a practical, step-by-step guide to diminishing your environmental footprint and improving your life. Bea Johnson shares her story and lays out the system by which she and her family have reached and maintained their own Zero Waste goals. 

Zero Waste Home shows how the 5 Rs: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot can be applied to every area of your house, and it's packed with easy tips for all of us: from bulk buying and clever meal planning to refusing unwanted freebies and using your plants as air fresheners. She goes through the process of going Zero Waste with easy tips for sustainable living that even the busiest people can adopt.

Paperback: 304 pages
Publisher: Penguin; 01 edition (7 Jan. 2016)
Language: English
Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 1.7 x 19.8 cm

A zero-waste blogger, Bea Johnson, has been shattering preconceptions attached to a lifestyle of environmental consciousness. She has appeared on The Today Show, NBC and CBS news, and been featured in the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle, People and Lianhe Zaobao (Singapore) and online publications, including Huffington Post and USA Today. 

Bea speaks about her lifestyle all over the world and inspires people worldwide to adopt waste-free living, open bulk shops, conceive reusable products, and launch organizations.

(Photo by Carlos Chavarria)

'the priestess of waste-free living' The New York Times

'Bea Johnson is a guru of zero-waste living. The book is precise . . . simple yet deep. It doesn't preach.' Sunday Times

'Wise and sharply written . . . what ultimately makes her message so compelling is that her stripped back life looks fun as well as worthy.' Ben Hoyle Times

'Johnson is an incredible advocate for her lifestyle . . . refreshingly honest.' Metro

'Chic, charming, stylish' Red

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