One of the biggest things that people are turning to in an effort to live more sustainable is buying foods without excessive packaging. This is a simple way to eliminate plastic and other waste in your home. In order to do this, you have to buy you food in bulk. Zero Waste Home has an easy map to where you can buy bulk groceries.
Bulk in this case doesn’t mean “a lot” although feel free to buy as much as you want. It means that the supply hasn’t been prepackaged so that you, the consumer, can get get as much or as little as you want from an open supply. Generally dry goods like beans, rice, flour, etc are fairly easy to find in this manner.
The app is a simple map search. It just complies the locations that advertise bulk shopping and shows them to you. You’ll have to do your own investigation on specifics of what they carry but many people find this to be a simple way to cut down on how much trash their home produces. You can check out the map on the website.