Plastic waste

Find out about the 10 plastic swaps to make at home, plus information on how to recycle different types of plastic.

We are all aware of the impact plastic is having on the environment.

With 79% of plastic waste ever created still in the environment, we are becoming a plastic planet. It is estimated that by 2050 there will be more plastic in the oceans then fish.

While recycling plastic when possible is good for the environment as it goes on to have a second life, reducing the amount of plastic we use is even better for the environment.

Reduce and re-use your plastic waste

Cotton bag and a plastic bag.

Recycle your plastics