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Definition: Freeganism

A type of lifestyle which opposes wastage and consumerist behaviour. People which follows this lifestyle are defined as freegans and the lifestyle is defined as freeganism. Freegans believe is buying as low as possible and rely mainly on leftover things. It can be defined in a better way as a reaction against wastage of resources.


Freegans are the people who tries to minimise their participation in consumerist economy. In order to accomplish this goal of their, they avoid buying any new things and lives on waste products.

Their main source in order to satisfy daily needs comes from:

Dumpster diving

Curb shopping

Bartering or trading

Foraging for wild food




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