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It is World Environment Day on 5th June...and World Oceans Day on 8th June.
This year's theme - Beat Plastic Pollution
Things you can do -
-If you can't re-use it, refuse it.
- Switch to re-usable shopping bags
-Bring your own re-usable mugs instead of using plastic cups
-Ditch plastic straws for reusable alternatives
-Use foil instead of clingfilm
-Avoid excessive food packaging - buy loose fresh produce when possible, eg. take your own canvas bag to carry loose fruit and veg.
- Milk bottles are a lot better than plastic containers.
-Write or email your supermarket to reduce plastic packaging.
-Encourage your family and friends to do the same - and more!