- Reuse instead of buying new every time.
- Repurpose - the more creative cousin of reuse, repurposing turns old junk into new, functional objects.
- Return - only buy from companies with take-back programs.
- Refill instead of buying disposable bottles and paper cups.
- Refuse to buy over-packaged, disposable, single-use junk.
- Rot - compost everything organiic.
- Repair instead of replacing.
The 7 R's: