On average, people stay only a couple days at a hotel or motel room. Research has shown that the less you stay, the more harm you're doing to this planet.
You probably wonder why you have to pay hundreds of dollars to just keep your belongings somewhere and sleep for the night, but there's more to it than that.
Most hotels have many other luxurious. They provide customers with room cleaning services, towels, and toiletries that lessen the burden of packing.
When you're staying somewhere for only a few days, you really rely on these services. It's nice to know that there will be a complimentary bar of soap, shampoo, conditioner, and lotion so that you don't have to stuff your bag with the big bottles you have at home.
According to The Telegraph, millions of bars of soap and half-used bottles of shampoo are discarded every day, and it's creating a worldwide problem. In the U.S. alone, one million bars of soap get thrown out in a single day, so you can just imagine how much waste that is in a year.
Luckily, there's someone who has a solution for all this...