This fascinating BBC report outlines in detail one woman's war on waste. Here's a snippet to lure you to go read her tips and tricks to minimize her household rubbish,
Today it's reduce, reuse, recycle. For earlier generations, make do and mend. Done assiduously, the result is next to no rubbish. With zero waste the goal for many councils, a life-long adherent shares her tips in the first of our week-long look at recycling.