Zero Waste Society e-book



Reflections on different kind of waste: plastic waste, food waste, medicine waste. How circular design and economy can help with the plastic problem? Plastic was first introduced to consumers in the 1930s. Then in 1960s the plastic bag was commercialized by a Swedish company as a durable way to carry groceries home. However, by 2019, there is 1.6M sq km of plastic, 80,000 metric tonnes of plastic floating in the Pacific Ocean. What does nature, conscious consumption, variety of species and environmental aesthetics mean to you? These and other reflections are gathered in this informational book with a design aspect.