Why you should move away from single-use plastics.
Single-use plastics are destroying our natural environment and it’s up to us to stop using them. Below are some facts about plastic that might make you change your view on plastic cups, and also some great alternatives you can use instead.
- Worldwide, 500 billion disposable cups are used every year.
- A plastic cup takes between 50-80 years to decompose.
- Nearly every piece of plastic ever made still exists today.
- Since the 1950s, around 8.3 billion tons of plastic have been produced worldwide and only 9% of it has been recycled.
- 73% of rubbish on beaches worldwide is plastic.
- Plastic is killing more than 1.1 million animals every year.
At Zepbrook, we are doing everything we can to offer you alternatives to single use plastics. From recyclable cups and straws to biodegradable cups, we have all you need to get your office to use less plastic.
Below are some great alternatives we have available to purchase now!
View our range of eco-friendly cups & lids.