Small changes make a big difference

Common plastics used Alternatives
Plastics used in eating and drinking
  • Use a refill water bottle
  • Use a refill coffee cup
  • Use a glass or reusable cup
  • Carry your own cutlery set
  • Refuse excess plastic food packaging or make your own plastic-free meals
  • Use a bag from home rather than plastic bags
  • Go without straws or use an alternative like bamboo straws
  • Use teaspoons instead of stirrers
Cleaning products and personal hygiene
  • Swap to refill cleaning products
  • Use soap bars or refill products
Balloons
  • Use plastic-free bunting and decorations
alternatives to plastic