a.A responsible consumer buys local, reduces the amount they buy, reuses, recycles, composts, reduces their waste and footprint, and is overall conscious about their actions and choices. This allows them to be more sustainable making them responsible.
b.Once a week I buy groceries which feed me for the week. I also pay for two to four ubers rides each weekend along with drinks. I buy gas for my car approximately biweekly. Monthly I buy toiletries, a music service, streaming service, gym membership, rent, electrical, and insurance. Every few months I buy a clothing item or other items for myself.
c.I buy my groceries in person which I get to by car. Any random items I need here and there I buy on Amazon which is shipped to me. I also usually buy my clothes online.
d.When buying a product it is important that it is durable and will be used frequently.
e.You can take into consideration the end use of an item at the time of purchase buy thinking about how you will dispose of it. For instance, when buying clothes I can think about donating it or selling it second hand when I am done with it.
f.You can become a more responsible consumer by buying local and seasonal, reducing the amount you buy, reusing items, recycling, composting, reducing carbon footprint by walking to stores or using public transportation, and by thinking about a sustainable end use of your purchase.