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Why Subscribing to the Scoop Swap Box is a Must

Written by: Darby Frey If you’re a Scoop Marketplace fanatic, you’ve probably already heard of the new program that we are so excited about - the Scoop Swap Box. But what really is it? Why do you absolutely need to subscribe to it? And how is it going to change your sustainability routine? So first, what is it? Well, it’s a monthly subscription box that is sent right to your doorstep, full of creative and innovative swaps that will help you step-up or jump start your sustainability journey. Each box is crafted with plastic-free, sustainably sourced items and packaged in fully recyclable or compostable packing so that your entire Scoop Swap Box is zero-waste, all for one flat rate monthly...

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Plastic Free July 2021: Week 1

Welcome to the first week of our Plastic Free July Journey! Many take on the challenge to refuse single-use plastics for the entire month of July. That challenge can be a bit daunting, so we wanted to do things a bit differently at Scoop this year. Working towards a more sustainable life doesn't have to be all or nothing. Each week this month, we'll focus on minimizing waste in one area of our lives, so you can take it one step at a time.  Whether you're a zero waste pro or just interested in learning more, we are glad you joined us for this Plastic Free July Journey! Start with a Waste Audit If you've never done a waste audit before, now is...

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Zero-Waste Gift Inspiration

Written by: Jenni Keniston During the months of May and June, I find myself scrambling to come up with gift ideas for several special occasions that happen this time of year.  There is Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, graduations, end-of-year teacher’s gifts, family birthdays, and even my wedding anniversary!  If you are like me and trying to come up with the perfect zero-waste gift to express your appreciation for an amazing person in your life, here are some of my favorite suggestions to hopefully inspire you: The Gift of an Experience The fathers in my life, especially, just love an excuse to get out of the house and experience something exciting or new.  Some local suggestions that have been a big...

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Upcoming Zero Waste and Sustainability Events

In a recent episode of our podcast Green Stuff, Ep 7 Why I Opened Scoop, Stephanie talks about her personal zero waste journey and what led her to opening Scoop Marketplace. A large part of her motivation was love for the zero waste community she found in Washington and her interactions with communities in other cities around the world.  Here are some incredible community events coming up over the next couple of weeks that we wanted to share with you! Know of other great upcoming events we should share? Send Avery a message at podcast@scoopintelligence.com  Wednesday, May 19th Zero Waste Wednesdays from Reusable Solutions5/19, 7:30 pm ET (4:30 pm PT), FREEConversation with Shannon Kenny of MamaEco and Madeline Wiseup from the Wise Consumer...

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