We’ve rounded up some of the best products to help you reduce your waste
Zero-Waste Cutlery Pouch
For anyone who eats on-the-go, reusable cutlery is a great idea to keep in your bag. Creations By Jennie Lee make a beautiful bamboo set, comprising a knife, fork, spoon, metal straw and cleaning brush, neatly kept in a fabric bag. There are plenty of designs to choose from, and your purchase will support both small businesses, and the environment. £14.50 – creationsbyjennielee
Baggu Reusable Bag
A reusable bag is a staple item for anyone looking to live more sustainably. Baggu’s sturdy bags are perfect to store in your handbag, and there’s a choice of three sizes and numerous designs. With a pocket to fold the bag away into, you’ll never need to buy a plastic carrier again.
These fabric food wraps are coated with plant-based wax, jojoba oil and tree resin, and are a great alternative to cling film or aluminium foil. Simply mould the wrap around your food and warm up the wax to make the edges stick together, sealing your food inside. £13.75 – rowenstillwater.com
Kilner Food on the Go Jar
Kilner jars are a classic, and every household needs at least one. Sturdy, thick glass makes them ideal to store food, and this plastic-free product is versatile. The dipping pot can be removed, meaning you can take your favourite dipping sauce to work. £6.99 – therange.co.uk
Magnitone Wipeout Cleansing Cloth
Switching to Magnitone’s cloth will reduce the amount of waste you produce, as well as the money you spend on cleansers and make-up removal items. It requires nothing but water to effectively remove your make-up but, if you fancy, add some micellar water for extra stubborn products.