It’s December 31st, 2023 and the start of a brand new year! Many of us have made resolutions to better ourselves, improve our health, and focus on our families. But this year, let’s take it a step further. Let’s make 2023 the year of sustainability and eco-friendly practices.
As the effects of climate change become increasingly more visible, the need to protect our planet and the environment has never been greater. It’s time for all of us to take responsibility for our own actions and consider how we can reduce plastic waste and our own personal contributions to climate change.
It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the task of protecting the Earth, but there are many small, simple steps you can take to make a big difference. Here are five easy ways to help you become more climate conscious in 2023 and reduce your plastic waste.
1. Reusable Shopping Bags
Plastic bags are one of the most common forms of plastic waste and a major contributor to the global pollution crisis. The best way to reduce your plastic bag consumption is to always carry reusable bags with you when you go shopping. It’s easy to forget, but try to make it a habit. You can even purchase reusable bags that are stylish and make a statement.