This post is sponsored by our community partner, Austin Resource Recovery, the city department whose mission is to achieve zero waste by providing excellent customer services that promotes waste reduction, increases resource recovery, and supports the City of Austin’s sustainability efforts.
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Did you know? Americans create 23 percent more tons of waste during December than in any other month of the year!
Learn how to reduce waste this holiday season (and still find some unique and amazing gifts for your friends & family) with our latest guide, produced in partnership with Austin Resource Recovery.
PS – Want learn even more? Here are some links you should check out:
Explore local thrift & repair shops by visiting AustinReuseDirectory.com (desktop only)
Look through even more zero waste gift ideas by visiting AustinTexas.gov/ShopZero.
Learn how to fix guitars & bikes or sew patches on old clothes by visiting the city’s Fix-It Clinic YouTube channel.
Make unique holiday gifts out of old books at a free class (hosted by Austin Resource Recovery) on December 9th at the Carver Museum.