Americans love to own the latest in technology, fashion, and design. We are a consumer-driven society who tosses an item into the trash when the newest version hits the market. And, buying is so convenient…order an item on Amazon and receive it the next day.
In the 1970s, the phrase Reduce, Reuse, Recycle became popular to increase our awareness of the overflowing landfills. Today, this phrase has never been more important.
If you haven’t learned about a circular economy and its relationship to the built environment, you soon will. It takes Reduce, Reuse, Recycle to a new level.