Buying In Bulk ……..good for environment!

Buying In Bulk ……..good for environment!

I only get a few things in bulk because I always end up spending more money up front when I do. I should really make an effort to replace some of my packaged goods with bulk as I go!

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Guys get with your friends, family or neighbors and BUY IN BULK!

Buying in bulk carries loads of environmental benefits, from ditching food packaging to directly controlling portion size. Heading to the bulk section also dramatically shrinks the carbon footprint of your meals, as bulk goods require less overall transportation before arriving at the grocery store.

To help shoppers recognize the many benefits of bulk-buying, the Bulk is Green Council is calling on consumers to take the pledge to purchase foods from the bulk aisle once a week during Earth Month.

Bet You’ll Love: Everything You Need to Know About Buying in Bulk

If every American took the pledge and opted for bulk, we’d save more than 26 million pounds of packaging waste from landfills in the month of April alone, according to research conducted by the Bulk is Green Council in partnership with Portland State University.

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