Food

Plastic-Free Food - Where To Start

By Jil Carrara
06.11.18

If you're trying to reduce plastic in the home, here are some simple swaps for reducing plastic food waste.
 

It is estimated that the UK population throws away 295 BILLION pieces of plastic every year, according to the Everyday Plastic report released at the end of last month. Of this, the study found that two-thirds of throwaway plastic was used to package, wrap and consume food. This is not surpising as it is incredibly difficult to find plastic-free produce in conventional supermarkets, which is why we have compiled this list of more eco-friendly alternatives, tips and tricks to get around buying plastic-wrapped food, as well as brands using innovative materials to change the game. 

Read more about how to start buying in bulk and how to minimise food waste, as well as our favourite Bulk-Buying stores in the UK to get your started.

Plastic-Free Food - Where To Start