Earthcare Initiative

You can make a difference by...

Using 1 reusable water bottle could save 167 plastic water bottles in one year.

Using 1 reusable shopping bag could save 170 plastic bags in one year.

Using 1 reusable straw (or using no straw) could save 300 plastic straws in one year.

Using 1 reusable coffee or tea cup could save 365 disposable cups in one year.

Using reusable eating utensils could save thousands of plastic utensils in one year.


  • packing food in beeswax wraps or reusable zip-lock bags instead of plastic wrap,

  • buying cotton swabs with paper sticks instead of plastic

  • ordering your ice cream in a cone instead of a cup.


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