One of the best ways of how to reduce a carbon footprint, is to start a plastic free life. Saying goodbye to plastic is easier than what you think. I have been making a conscious effort to reduce the amount of plastic that I use and have come across several eco friendly, reusable options.
Getting the best reusable produce bags, will be part of the journey of starting my plastic free life, and one of the ways of how to reduce a carbon footprint that I leave behind.
Easy ways to reduce waste is to refuse single use plastic, bring your own reusable produce bags and shopping bags, use a reusable coffee cup and water bottles, use reusable cutlery when you are out, grow your own food and swap and upcycle clothes.
But before we look at the steps on how to reduce a carbon footprint and start my plastic free life, let’s have a look at some key terms associated with sustainable and eco friendly living.