PLASTIC PLANET | SKY CHRISTINA

Ways in which you can reduce plastic pollution:

  1. Stop buying plastic bottled drinks – Bring your own bottle.
  2. Buy in bulk.
  3. Thrift shop instead of buying everything new.
  4. Recycle.
  5. Sign petitions.
  6. Reduce your use of single use plastics.
  7. Advise friends and family on non plastic options.
  8. Reuse items as much as possible before throwing away.
  9. Refuse plastic straws and cutlery when out and about.
  10. Stop chewing gum – yes most gums are made of plastic.
  11. Choose biodegradable when there is that option available.
  12. Carry a shopping bag with you.
  13. Do not litter.
  14. Give up balloons.
  15. Use refill stations.

Some petitions you can sign:

UK Ban – All Disposable / Single use plastic

Ban disposable plastic straws in Morrisons

Make all Menstrual Products Plastic Free

Save the environment – Stop giving plastic toys with fast food kids meals

End Plastic Packaging of Fruit & Vegetables in Supermarkets

Clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Options to help you reduce your plastic use: