There are several ways to reduce the use of single-use plastics in your household:
- Bring your own reusable bags, containers, and water bottles when shopping or on the go.
- Use cloth napkins, towels, and rags instead of paper products.
- Avoid purchasing products with excessive packaging, or look for products made from alternative, more sustainable materials.
- Avoid single-use plastic items such as straws, cutlery, and coffee stirrers.
- Buy in bulk, it can reduce the amount of packaging waste you generate.
- Consider using a reusable produce bags when you buy fruits and vegetables.
- Support companies and brands that have made a commitment to reducing their use of single-use plastics.