"Humans will eat 40 pounds of plastic in their lifetime."
Plastic Oceans, 2022
Plastic probably isn't listed on the ingredient label, but it's become so pervasive in our world that you'd need drastic measures to avoid eating, drinking, or breathing microplastics. Enter REco Grocery with some grand gestures: these five pillars guide our decision making to provide the best available plastic-free options.
Meet the Owners
From thrifting in Little 5 Points to designing food waste facilities in her day job, Bernadette is all about reuse. Nearing the end of her MS studies in Environmental Engineering at Georgia Tech, she is eager to take a more active role in helping people prevent food waste (rather than just diverting it from landfills). Bernadette builds connections with REco Grocery and partners both in Atlanta and the global plastic-free movement.