Removing plastic from your lifestyle is a fairly challenging task isn't it? It's everywhere you look, your house, your groceries, packaging... It's easy to forget after disposing of it where it ends up? The truth of the matter is that not much of our plastic waste ends up recycled. A large majority of it ends up in oceans and landfill. As you can imagine the micro-plastics and plastic pollution has a huge adverse affect on our environment, local communities and even our water and eco-systems.
Scroll for some facts on plastic pollution and how you can make a personal contribution to limiting plastic waste in your life.
Over the last ten years we have produced more plastic than during the whole of the last century. And of that 50 percent of the plastic we use, we use just once and throw away! We can help curb this trend by choosing to buy products which are sustainable and eco-conscious. If we all make small changes when we can it all adds up to a huge difference!