Avoid Single-Use Plastics
'The human race will regret it if we don't act on plastic now'
Sir David Attenborough, Naturalist and Broadcaster
Approximately 8 million tons of plastic waste enter the oceans every year - National Geographic
"We are being choked to death by the amount of plastic that we throw away. It's killing our oceans. It's entering into our bodies in the fish we eat."Kevin Bacon, American actor and environmental advocate.
The fossil fuel industry plans to increase plastic production by 40% over the next decade, according to the Center for Biological Diversity
Fewer than 1 in 7 plastic bags are recycledBiologicaldiversity.org
By 2050, there could be more plastic in the ocean than fish - WE Forum
“Plastic pollution is a global issue: killing wildlife, contaminating our oceans and waters, and lasting far longer than it is used.”Leonardo DiCaprio, actor and environmental activist.
Actions you can take
- Reduce your use of single-use plastics, such as plastic bags, straws, and bottles.
- Carry reusable items, like shopping bags, water bottles, and utensils.
- Support businesses that prioritize eco-friendly packaging and products.
Impacts of Action
Reducing single-use plastics lowers the amount of plastic waste in landfills and the environment.
Less plastic pollution in waterways means cleaner water sources for humans and wildlife.
Using reusable items can save money over time by reducing the need to buy disposable products.
Earn points from actions
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- Each Action has a calculation to determine how much C02 has been saved.
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Who's leading the charge?
Plastic Pollution Coalition
A global alliance working to stop plastic pollution and its toxic impacts on humans, animals, and the environment.
The Ocean Cleanup
A non-profit organization that develops advanced technologies to rid the world's oceans of plastic.
Break Free From Plastic
A global movement envisioning a future free from plastic pollution.
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