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Something Borrowed- the Sustainable Trend of Owning Less

In the world of consumerism, The Globe and Mail and others are noting an exciting trend that will drastically affect sustainability- in particular waste and reducing the footprint caused by manufacturing.

It appears for a number of reasons that there will be less desire of people to own things and more of a push for on demand usage and rentals. As the Globe and Mail article, “What will the future look like? Well, you’ll own less stuff” explains, Millennials are a driving force behind this shift, given their financial position as well as overall lifestyle and consumption outlook.

Find the article here.


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