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Report: Ohio's first zero-waste store opens in Canton

Posted at 11:13 AM, Aug 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-11 11:13:22-04

CANTON, Ohio — Ohio's first zero-waste store has opened in Canton, according to News 5's media partners at the Canton Repository.

Teresa Mazey opened Empty Bin Zero Waste at 310 Fourth Street NW.

Every product in the store is designed to help the planet by replacing single-use plastic and paper items.

Some of the products at the store are handmade by Mazey, including snack bags from the same fabric and produce bags from recycled lace curtains.

The biggest seller is reusable drinking straws.

To read the Canton Repository's full story, click here.