The problem with plastic

By Alexandra McCarthy |

I Quit Sugar - The problem with plastic

Our collective use of plastic is out of control – it seems that everything we consume has some sort of plastic attached to it!

Even your daily takeaway coffee contributes to the use of disposable plastic as it contains a plastic lining within the cup. Once that single-use cup makes its way into landfill, it takes about 50 years to decompose – pretty ironic considering that it spends mere minutes in our hands.

So, in the spirit of our waste-free February challenge, it’s time to cut the plastic. Just imagine how much we could save if we all invested in a reusable coffee cup…

I Quit Sugar: The Plastic Problem Infographic

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