Healthy Planet, Healthy Life
Mar 25, 2021
How to reduce plastic waste with easy product swaps.
During this pandemic, people everywhere are shifting focus to the things that matter most, like their health. But to care for our own health isn't enough. We also must do our part to protect the planet. After all, we've only got one, and it's important that we take advantage of this opportunity for progress in the fight against climate change.
In honor of the everyday eco-friendly decisions we can all take, we've put together a list of some easy ways to send a message of eco-friendliness and actually be eco-friendly at the same time. Amplify your brand with these reusable products that can easily replace their disposable counterparts.
Swap: One reusable water bottle can save 167 plastic water bottles per year (Fast Company).
Swap: One reusable straw can save 594 disposable straws per year (National Park Service).
Swap: One reusable cup can save 115 disposable coffee cups per year (Freedonia Group).
Swap: One reusable grocery tote can save 500 plastic bags per year (Reusethisbag.com).
Swap: One reusable food container can save 250 disposable takeout containers per year (Huffington Post).
Swap: One reusable cooler can save 200 plastic or paper bags per year (Huffington Post).
Here are the numbers:
Source: IdeaHUB - PCNA