Waste management and plastic free living
Plastic – the ticking time bomb?
Are you frightened by the pictures of heaps of garbage on dream beaches? Do you feel helpless and don’t know what you can change?
This book shows you how dangerous plastic is and gives you concrete tips for a plastic-free life.
Everywhere we see pictures of once beautiful beaches, covered with plastic bottles and other plastic waste washed up from the sea. But it is difficult for us to connect to ourselves. Do we have to change something in our daily lives?
Everywhere we look we are surrounded by plastic: the hair dryer you use to dry your hair, the cheese packaging you take out of the fridge in the morning, the can of your day cream, everything is made of plastic. And even the cream itself often contains micro plastic, which we cannot see but is no less harmful. Can we just keep doing this or do we have to change anything?
In this book you can find:
- What is plastic?
- Why is plastic so successful? A day in life in a world of plastic
- What are the dangers of plastic consumption?
- Plastic waste at sea: facts and consequences
- Plastic makes you sick
- What is already being done by countries, corporations and organizations?
- What can you do?
Become aware of what plastic does to us! Come into action yourself!
Don’t you go on. Try to live
It doesn’t have to be a complete renunciation to try to gradually replace plastic in your life with other products.
50 tips for a plastic-free life
Put it into practice in your everyday life.
As a small bonus you will receive recipes to make your own detergents, cosmetics, etc.