Replace Single Use Plastics
Try these simple swaps to reduce your single plastic use and save money in the long run.
Single use plastic bags, because they cannot easily be recycled and wash into oceans, causing dangers to wildlife and our health.
Single use plastic water bottles. These take up to 450 years to decompose if not recycled. They also become microplastic which has entered the human food chain and is harmful to our health.
Stainless Steal Bottles for keeping with you at all times.
Filtered clean cold water by Elkay
@K. Village Suhkumvit 26
Reusable glass bottle from
Water Dispenser, great for events, cafes and restaurants
Buying bottled water for home drinking
Using a water filter (up front investment will pay off within 3 - 6 months)
Brand: Stebel Eltron, Clarte , Pure
from any department stores
Single use plastic To-Go Cups and Plastic Straws. These items are designed cheaply for single use and cannot be recycled.
Reusable Mugs, Cups & Straws
Reusable Drink Cup
Reusable Paper, bamboo & Steel Straws
Reusable glass Containers w/lids
Reusable Plastic Containers w/lids
Thai style dish cover
made out of bamboo
Plastic & Foam Lunch Boxes, Bags and Cutlery
Plastic Lunch Box
Foam Lunch Box
Reusable Containers + Packing Your Own Lunch
Reusable silicone bags
Reusable lunch container
Reusable spoons, forks and chopsticks
buying these unrecyclable mixed material sachets.
Black trash bags
using colored bags for each type of waste
available at Makro
Don't throw food waste into plastic lined bins as this keeps moisture in and will prolong composting time
Use a strainer to dry out food waste through the day. Put a lid over the strainer to keep flies away!
Map of Recommended Stores
Refill Stations and Plastic Free Shops
Learn about how to reduce your waste by visiting these shops.
Zero Waste Shop