Plastic Free July – Tips to help reduce your single use plastic

  1. Only print documents when absoloutely necessary. Not only does this reduce the use of paper, but also plastic ink cartridges and the use of ink
  2. Use paper kraft envelopes instead of plastic ones or ones with plastic windows
  3. Suggest ways that plastic jars and containers can be re-used.
  4. Buy things in bulk to reduce the amount of packaging.
  5. Switch to loose leaf tea and coffee or tea bags that are plastic free.
  6. Source paper reams that are not packaged in plastic.
  7. Switch from using single use plastic cutlery and crockery to paper and wood.
  8. Use your own and encourage staff and colleaugues to bring their own refillable coffee cups with lids to be used on the go!