7 easy ways to reduce the use of plastic

Gabrielle KosterLeave a Comment

Everybody knows: plastic doesn’t break down in nature. It has to be recycled or it ends up in places it shouldn’t, like the ocean. Did you know: every square mile of ocean has 46,000 pieces of plastic floating in it. So many beautiful sea creatures die because they swallow plastic. So what can we do to reduce the use of plastic (next to recycling the plastic we use or separating our waste)? Here’s a couple of easy ways to reduce your own use of plastic!