Have you heard of the "5Rs" of sustainable living? It is a framework which can help guide us to apply sustainable values to our everyday life. Refuse, Reduce, Recycle, Repair and Reuse.
Adopting sustainable values means rethinking the way we live and behave as a society, in order to embrace a lifestyle that can be sustained for generations to come, and also to help address some of the problems we have created. Before thinking about the solutions to these problems, it is useful to consider how New Zealanders feel about the key issues.