Is Consumerism Ever Sustainable?

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In recent years, I’ve seen a lot of growth in values-driven brands centered with their mission of reducing plastic-waste and creating and designing products that are more earth-friendly. I like to support these brands. I actually look up a brand’s commitments to the environment before I make any purchase, and since I’ve started doing this I’ve reduced the amount of things I own.