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Waste Prevention Tips for Your Home


Reduce waste and use less-toxic products in your home — and you might just save some money, too! Visit shopping tips for more waste prevention tips

Click on a room or area of the home in the illustration to see related waste prevention strategies. Or scroll through the list below to go directly to detailed waste prevention information for each item.



Tips for your home
basement/storage | bedroom | car | kitchen | living room | yard

Tips while shopping
appliances | dry cleaner | hardware | grocery store | deli

Tips in apartment buildings 

Tips for home improvements 

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