Alex is a reuse expert who embodies the reuse lifestyle. In 2008, Eaves began what he calls “the reuse life;” avoiding disposables and finding reuse solutions for his needs and wants. The following year Eaves began giving talks and leading workshops around the U.S. In 2014, he became a certified Master Reuser by the Reuse Institute and a year later he released the documentary, REUSE! Because You Can’t Recycle The Planet.
Since the release, Eaves has traveled the U.S. extensively for screenings and talks, including a month-long nationwide tour. The film has been viewed in over 20 countries and has been nominated for multiple film festivals. Eaves is also the creator and owner of the award-winning green certified reuse apparel brand STAY VOCAL. Alex grew up in Norwell, MA and now divides his time between Massachusetts and California. Learn more at www.alexeaves.com.
“I had always been eco-conscious and ‘re-use minded’ as far back as the 80’s, thanks to my mother, and quite proud!- then upon meeting Alex this past summer, my standards & mindset were just re-awakened! No longer is having the most ‘recycling out’ or having the ‘coolest bags’ in the supermarket my weekly goal!! Alex has both challenged myself and my business to strive even harder- to reuse more and advocate for his ‘cause’ because it’s really ‘my cause, your cause and all our future’s’~ “because you can’t recycle the planet.” – Beth Kalt, co-founder & Vice President, The Special E.
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