Dear Trader Joe's: I love you, I love Earth. Together, let's take care of our home.

Promises are free. Make a promise to love Earth.

Promises are free because they come from our loving hearts. Make a promise to become more aware of single-use plastics and try your very best to eliminate it from your life. Simply leave your name and email below to make a promise to humanity & Earth.

Need some inspiration on keeping your promise? Click here.

Trader Joe’s can become a key leader in creating a sustainable future for humanity, starting with its heart-centered innovation for circular economy to benefit economic, social and environmental progress. When we all participate in building a better world, we become the co-creators of a future that we are all proud of. Change starts within our hearts and our ability to come together to bring forth a way of life that benefits all.



We can build momentum toward a plastic-free reality if we all each "think," "choose," and "live" this way NOW. There is nothing more powerful than coming together for the future of our home.

We each have a role, what is yours?


A Child of Earth

Living "plastic-free" can be super fun and simple. Choose zero-waste/reusable materials & biodegradable options.

Grocery Stores

(e.g. Trader Joe's)

Make a decision to work toward a "plastic-free" store. Pilot new packaging and new systems as a starting point.

Packaging Businesses

Make the pledge to only use 100% recycled materials. Get inspired by 11 major brands who have made the pledge.


& Campuses

Audit your consumption and offer your students and staff ONLY non-plastic options. Also, avoid single-use.

Coffee/Boba Shops

& Bakeries

Eliminate single-use materials by reusing your materials. Offer ONLY reusable or biodegradable lids & straws.

Eliminate Single-Use

Business Owners 

with Offices

Encourage your building owner to support a zero-waste office experience. Offer reusable utensils to your team.

Choose Zero-Waste

Commercial &

Co-Working Spaces

Work with suppliers and partners to maximize a zero-waste experience for your commercial clients/customers.

Choose Zero-Waste

Music Venues

& Event Spaces

You have the power to keep waste in/out of your venue. Go bioplastic to guarantee FULL circle recycling.

Choose Bioplastic

Choosing a zero-waste lifestyle is simple & fun.

There are tons of great info out there for a plastic-free living. Here is one of our favorites from Sorell. Remember, you don't have to do this overnight. Little by little, it will slowly become natural and effortless.


Coca Cola

Packaging Businesses Going 100% Recycled

Announced ambitious goal to help collect and recycle 100% of the packaging it sells by 2030.

In Early 2018, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation announced eleven leading brands, retailers, and packaging companies who are all taking the pledge to work towards 100% reusable, recyclable or compostable packaging by 2025 or earlier.


Announced increasing its use of recycled plastic content in its packaging to at least 25% by 2025.

Announced that 100% of its Private Brand packaging will be recyclable by 2025.


Committed to making all of its plastic packaging rechargeable, refillable, recyclable or compostable by 2025


Businesses, Offices, and Commercial Spaces Can Choose Zero-Waste

There are three simple ways to 


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