Have you ever noticed the same thing ending up in your recycling or your rubbish time after time? Just saying no is a great way to reduce your waste in future. Since the plastic bag levy was introduced, we’ve cut our usage by 85%. Here are some more ideas to try:
- Ditch the disposables. Try switching to reusable wipes and nappies. Cloth nappies are fantastic now, find out more from Go Real.
- Choose waste-saving designs. E-cloths and laundry balls cut out cleaning products. Razors with replaceable blades and washing-up brushes with reusable handles, so you only need to buy a replacement brush-head.
- Say no to single use plastics. Invest in a reusable bottle and keep it with you. Say no to straws and stirrers with your drinks. Take your own toiletries on holiday so you don’t need to use the products provided