READ FULL ARTICLE --> https://bit.ly/33h8DMS When Sabrina Auclair, a zero-waste advocate, and entrepreneur based in Beverly, made the decision to go plastic-free in 2018, it felt like an impossible task. There was some national momentum around zero waste as a trend—think mason jars and viral social media influencers—but locally, there were very few resources for someone wishing to accumulate less trash. Plastic packaging was everywhere—on groceries, health supplies, cleaning products, and food. Like Bernier, the more Auclair struggled to avoid trash, the more isolated she became. “I felt alone,” she recounted in an email. “I thought that there was so little being done in...
Unpacked Living was awarded Business category winner by MassRecycle on October 16th 2019 at the New England Aquarium 2019 Winners MassRecycle will present awards to five outstanding winners: Business category winner is Sabrina Auclair, founder of Unpacked Living Individual category winner is Lorenzo Macaluso, director of client services at Center for EcoTechnology Institutional/University category winner is Claudine Ellyin, Environmental Health, Safety and Sustainability officer at Massachusetts College of Art and Design Municipal category winner is Edward Gilbert, Environmental Health Supervisor at Town of Brookline MA Public Servant category winner is Brooke Nash, Branch Chief at Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Unpacked Living is honored to be part of the beautiful Eco-friendly businesses like Cleenland, Loop, Green Road Refill, Pemberton Farms and The Crazy no plastic lady, featured in the Boston Globe edition on August 12, 2019, in the business section, written by Janelle Nanos. Read the full article here Can't read the article? Click here
At the beginning of my plastic-free Journey, when Unpacked Living was just a dream, I was contacted from WCVB to share my experience living as a plastic-free Eco-friendly person. Here's that episode which also has amazing information about our community