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Throw-Away-Free Living

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Free Your Home of Toxic Trash and Save Money

How to detox your home into an indisposable haven

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Recycling and Compostables are NOT the Answer

The shortcomings of recycling and compostables to meaningful impact plastic pollution and climate change

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The Indisposable Podcast

Celebrating solutions to plastic pollution - because throw-away is so yesterday.

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Bay Area Local Governments Working Together on Solutions to Throw-Away

Bay Area Local Governments Meet to Develop Solutions to Throw-Away

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Plastic Exposed and the UNWRAPPED Conference

Learn about Plastic Exposed and the UNWRAPPED Conference in June

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Feature Article

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Article
We're Hiring
Become UPSTREAM's First Chief Brand Officer & Digital Catalyst
Article
Free Your Home of Toxic Trash and Save Money
How to detox your home into an indisposable haven
Article
Recycling and Compostables are NOT the Answer
The shortcomings of recycling and compostables to meaningful impact plastic pollution and climate change
Article
The Indisposable Podcast
Celebrating solutions to plastic pollution - because throw-away is so yesterday.
Article
Bay Area Local Governments Working Together on Solutions to Throw-Away
Bay Area Local Governments Meet to Develop Solutions to Throw-Away
Article
Plastic Exposed and the UNWRAPPED Conference
Learn about Plastic Exposed and the UNWRAPPED Conference in June
Article
Community Strategies
Learn about the strategies and rationale behind Throw-Away-Free Communities
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Pilot Projects
Learn about the pilot Throw-Away-Free Places
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Reuse Wins Every Time
Moving from single-use to reuse is smart and green
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The Story Behind Throw-Away-Free
Find out why UPSTREAM is creating Throw-Away-Free Places and Communities
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The UPSTREAM Story
The story and inspiration behind UPSTREAM
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UPSTREAM's Origin Story
UPSTREAM was started by a group of activists. The two founders, Dr. Bill Sheehan and Helen Spiegelman, were pioneers of Zero Waste...

The Indisposable Podcast

Feature Episode:

The Modern Day Milkman

New York and Paris take on a new experiment in reusable product delivery! Learn about the LOOP pilot, with Anthony Rossi of TerraCycle

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Bringing Back the Lunchbox
On being an influencer in your everyday life to help make reuse cool, with actress Caitlin FitzGerald
Podcast
Materials Detox
Banning bad chemicals through savvy citizen campaigns, with Mike Schade, Safer Chemicals Healthy Families Coalition
Podcast
Culture Hacking the End of Plastic
From cigarettes to cups and concession stands, the history and future of changing social norms in America, with Matt Prindiville, UPSTREAM
Podcast
Plastic-Free Mermaids
Oceanic wisdom from a woman who's lived without disposable plastic for 10+ years, w/ ‘The Plastic Free Mermaid’, aka Kate Nelson
Podcast
Community First
Plastic pollution as a matter of justice: working with front-line communities in a global movement, w/ Ahmina Maxey, Transforming Power Fund
Podcast
A Giant Leap Toward Throw-Away-Free Living
The story of Berkeley's groundbreaking ordinance to reduce throw-away foodware, with Martin Borque and Miriam Gordon
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The Indisposable Podcast

The Modern Day Milkman

New York and Paris take on a new experiment in reusable product delivery! Learn about the LOOP pilot, with Anthony Rossi of TerraCycle

LISTEN NOW

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