Plastic Free: Day 2

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  • There are durable medical supplies, including life-saving implants, that we wouldn’t want to get rid of.
  • Plastic is the best way to transport and store cleaning and beauty supplies, for example. You really wouldn’t want to drop a glass shampoo bottle in the shower and be left standing, naked, among the shards while soap streams into your eyes.
  • The bottles we use for laundry detergent are among the most durably designed products in the world. That’s why the Pacific Garbage Patch is filled with them. They should be reusable for decades, but that isn’t how the system is designed. I’ve switched to the pods made by an environmentally friendly alternative to the meme-worthy P&G product. Another alternative is laundry powder in a cardboard box.

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