1. Go vegan – For the animals, the environment, humanity, and your health.
2. Shop with care – Minimize your support of corporations that violate human and animal rights.
4. Ethical chocolate – Before buying, check our chocolate list.
5. Speak up! – Use your voice when you shop. Fill out comment cards, send email comments, or speak to store managers about available food options.
6. Bring your own – Use reusable bags, silverware, and containers when you shop and eat out. Avoid plastic and bring your own bags when you buy groceries and produce (reuse!).
7. Buy local – Support the farmers’ market in your community.
9. Spread the word – Share what you learn with others!
10. Think outside the bottle – Avoid buying water in plastic bottles.
And although the following are things you might not be able to do immediately, they are just as important to consider:
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