Sustainable Choices

Category: food

1 Research innovative sustainable products in development and give them early support
2 Stop eating beef
3 Stop eating pork
4 Share your knowledge of sustainable practices and products
5 Grow some vegetables
6 Grow some fruit
7 Change your attitude about what constitutes "progress"
8 Adopt low-tech when it helps sustainability
9 Talk with others about issues of sustainability
10 Calculate your carbon footprint
11 Read and study sustainability and clean energy news sources
12 Eat less pork
13 Accept that there is no "planet B"
14 Reduce your use of fossil fuels in every way
15 Learn to appreciate the intangible and all its value
16 Reduce your use of plastic
17 Stop buying synthetic "food" that damages your health and is manufactured in damaging ways
18 Reduce your consumption in general
19 Don't make overpopulation worse
20 Learn about soil biology and soil health
21 Read aloud the ingredients in your "food"
22 Buy organic food
23 Never buy bottled water
24 Practice frugality in all matters of purchasing
25 Waste no food
26 Question every claim and every norm of the currently prevailing system of destructive consumption
27 Write to your representatives
28 Change your attitude about what you "need"
29 Eat less beef
30 Use artificial intelligence to help you stop wasting food
31 Promote healthy soil
32 Use reusable produce bags
33 Make your own delicious soup from your own soup stock
34 Eat less sugar
35 Choose hobbies that help sustainability
36 Chew your food thoroughly
37 Support local farmers' markets
38 Become creative and flexible in your cooking
39 Cook at home more
40 Compost everything you can
41 Eat more vegetables
42 Stop using synthetic fertilizers
43 Take up solar cooking
44 Make your own yogurt in an InstantPot
45 Cook with an InstantPot instead of less efficient means
46 Eat more fruit
47 Become a locavore or partial locavore
48 Prefer groceries and products in minimal packaging and in paper instead of plastic
49 Keep stainless steel food leftover containers in your car and bring them into the restaurant
50 Cook with an air fryer instead of less efficient means
51 Keep durable metal eating utensils in your car and refuse plastic utensils
52 Learn about all-season gardening
53 Learn about organic gardening
54 Prefer glass bottles over plastic
55 Grow herbs
56 Learn more about the non-recyclability of plastic
57 Grow some sprouts
58 Don't use wasteful K-cup coffee makers
59 Make your own nut milks
60 Make your own ricotta, sour cream and other cheeses
61 Use an induction stove
62 Reduce your use of plastic by making your own carbonated drinks
63 Make good use of chicken and turkey carcasses by turning them into soup