Re-evaluating the reduce, reuse, recycle model

When it comes to recycling, it seems to be at the top of our priority list.

But what about the other two re’s – reuse and reduce?

Why are we less focused on reusing things for another purpose, or reducing our consumption of unnecessary things altogether?

Jake Morcom spoke to Jenni Downes, Research Consultant at the Institute For Sustainable Futures at UTS.

Image: Kevin Dooley on Flickr

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