1)Why use plastic straws when there are so many alternatives? The first logical choice is to give up straws, it’s not essential to have them all the time, especially plastic ones. If you really want to use straws you can buy 8 metal straws for £4.30 on Amazon.
Don’t buy 5p plastic bag at supermarkets.
The photo below shows the damage plastic does to the ocean. Microplastics are the worst plastics because they just lay on the surface along with the plankton and sea animals cant avoid them.80% of microplastics come from land -based products such as plastic bottles and bags.
3) Litter picking is a great way to save the planet and get lots of exercise.
You can buy litter pickers from £6. Take them with you when you go for a walk or head to the beach and you’ll be amazed at how much litter and plastic is polluting our public spaces.