PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 21

𝐄𝐀𝐑 𝐁𝐔𝐃𝐒 ⁣ Thanks to this photo and loads of beach clean data, cotton ear buds should be banned in most countries soon.⁣ ⁣ However, I still see them being sold in shops today.⁣ ⁣ I haven’t used ear buds for more than 5 years, because I read a lot of articles that said it’s …

PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 20

𝐏𝐑𝐄𝐏𝐀𝐑𝐄𝐃 πŒπ„π€π‹π’ 𝐀𝐍𝐃 𝐒𝐀𝐋𝐀𝐃𝐒⁣ ⁣ Prepackaged salad have a bad reputation for causing salmonella. Why not try growing your own without putting raw sewage on it. It’s easy to grow! ⁣ ⁣ Alternatively, find a farmer’s market where you can buy lettuce unwrapped.⁣ Kale often comes unpackaged. ⁣ How many times have you bought bagged …

PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 19

π…π‘π”πˆπ“ & 𝐕𝐄𝐆⁣ ⁣ Still hanging in there?⁣ ⁣ 𝘎𝘰𝘰π˜₯ 𝘰𝘯 𝘺𝘒.⁣ ⁣ Many people find buying fruit and veg challenging, but it doesn’t have to be.⁣ ⁣ – buy at local markets⁣ – buy seasonal⁣ – buy loose⁣ – use a box, crate, basket or fabric bags.⁣ ⁣ Salads: try growing your own. It’s …

PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 18

π‚π‹π„π€ππˆππ† ππ‘πŽπƒπ”π‚π“π’ What can we do instead of buying and throwing away, or recycling (aka exporting the problem to another country)? β˜† Make our own β˜† Refill your container Check outΒ @zerowastelivinglabΒ rolling out refill stations in Jakarta, Indonesia. In the Europe and Canada, you can refill with products likeΒ @ecover_deΒ at Organic and zero-waste food shops.