7 Ways to Stop Using So Much Plastic

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7. Say No To Plastic Bags

7 Ways to Stop Using So Much Plastic
7 Ways to Stop Using So Much Plastic

It is estimated that 500 billion to 1 trillion plastic bags are used each year worldwide. 1 plastic bag takes about 1000 years to break down. Only one in about 200 plastic bags are recycled on average. Plastic bags are often found in coastal cleanups.

Instead of using plastic bags for groceries, use reusable cloth bags. There are also paper bags, canvas bags, jute bags, cotton bags and basket bags that can be used as alternatives.

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