25 things I no longer buy as an environmentally-conscious minimalist
At least, I try, most of the time ...
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I always have fun reading “X things I no longer buy” posts because they often give me a lot of ideas on how to save money or manage my money better. So I thought it’d be fun to share my list.
Now, my reason for not buying these 25 things is not just because I want to save money. My primary motivation is the environment — I want to stop stuff from heading towards a landfill. I want to stop using plastics that will pollute the environment. Saving money is a significant side benefit.
Before I buy something, I ask myself:
Do I really need this?
How will this impact the environment?
Can I get a more sustainable, environmentally friendly alternative?