Climate change is real, folks. Fact is, global waste and environmental problems continue to mount every day. Just look at all the rubbish that continually washes up on our beaches. We can all do our bit to help our planet. While it’s incredibly difficult to completely transform your lifestyle into one of zero-waste (but if you want to tak on the challenge, here are some places that can help, there are many ways you can get started, from shopping for sustainable fashion brands to dining out at restaurants that adhere to sustainable food practices. Start here to begin your journey to reduce your carbon footprint in Hong Kong.
RECOMMENDED: There are other small ways to help the planet including supporting worthy local charities that are trying to reduce waste while helping those in need. NGOs like Feeding Hong Kong, which redistributes perishable food to the homeless and elderly homes; Impact HK, a charity that collects surplus plastic bags to knit beds for the destitute; and Redress, which aims to reduce waste in the fashion industry, are all wonderful starting points.