I never thought laundry would have such a large carbon footprint. Turns out things like washing in cold water and line drying your clothes are great ways to reduce your carbon footprint by up to 0.5 tons per year. Not only is this good for your clothes, it saves you money (no more hunting for quarters for your dryer) and is good for the environment.
Doing the quiz really helped me gain some perspective about where I am and just how far away from that 2050 goal we all are today. To hit it, we are all going to have to make some major edits but picking one sustainable habit/ lifestyle change at a time can help us get there.
We are two food scientists that are all about changing the way we look at our food. We will be diving into all of the research, tips, and tricks on how we can all live a sustainable lifestyle. Join us as we find the most creative and green solutions to saving our food, our bodies, and the environment.