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It’s that “Duh” moment! With all the problems of single use plastics and the ever growing mountain of plastic water bottles especially, why did no-one ever think of this before? We have milk cartons, a multitude of different juices … Read more
Well we know that don’t we? Our children are the future and we are responsible for ensuring that we leave a world that is sustainable for their future. So when I see that a growing number of children are taking … Read more
Every day we’re being bombarded with bad news that makes us feel anxious, frustrated, helpless and hopeless. But there’s a big problem that’s having a direct impact, not only on the planet but on us*, that we can do something … Read more
The world sips through 1 billion plastic straws A DAY!
Between the US and UK we get through over 550 million plastic drinking straws a day.
Think about it, you use it for a few minutes supping a smoothie, sipping a cocktail or shoving one in a can of drink. But plastic straws suck. They take over 200 years to break down – and when they do, the tiny plastic microparticles end up everywhere from our food chain to our tap water.
Ideally you’ll stop sucking but if you can’t here’s 5 eco-friendly alternatives to plastic drinking straws. Straws suck!