Sustainability | conscious habits respectful with the environment
How to contribute to change through the use of what surrounds us.
Reasonable use of plastic
In this entry we’re going to have a look to some little actions we can take and habits we can acquire to make our contribution to keep going towards a more sustainable and respectful world.
What habits can we change to use reasonably plastics?
In our daily routine we do hundreds of unconscious actions that harm our planet. Using traditional packaging we generate a huge amount of waste. This is something that we could avoid if we were conscious of our ways. Do you want to know some actions you can take?
Use reusable bags or cloth-made bags instead of single use plastic bags. When you do your shopping you can take with you your own bags, more resistant and sustainable. You can save yourself dozens of bags.
Never single use
Avoid using throw-away dishes, glasses and cutlery when eating. Use instead reusable packs and bottles that you can carry always with you. A good action to take is to replace plastic tuppers for aluminum or glass-made tuppers as well.
More than one use
When you do your shopping think of getting products whose packs could be reused.
Learn about materials
Plastic is not bad, what is truly bad is its bad use and waste management. Learn about properties of different plastics to know how they affect the environment and different ecosystems. There are a lot of packs that can be reused and others that its reuse it’s not recommendable. Which one you want to use is your choice, but you have to know the different possibilities. If you’re interested, take a look on …(different types of plastic?)
With these simple habit changes we can contribute notably to protect our global ecosystem. Little actions that help to make our planet more sustainable.