Living with Less Plastic

Does pandemic life have you piling up plastic bags? In this week's Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram offers 4 ways to help you cut down on that plastic waste and handle single-use plastic responsibly...    

In this week's Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram breaks down the cost of living plastic free... 

With the pandemic, restaurant take out has become the norm, leading to a lot more trash. In this week's Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram offers 3 steps to reduce your plastic take out waste... 

Recycling is important, but doing it the right way is even more important. In this week's Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram explores recycling contamination and how we can keep our recycling programs up and running... 

Reducing plastic waste is a process because plastic seems to be everywhere. In today's Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram walks us through the 7 types of plastic and explains what recycling symbols mean so we can better reduce, reuse, and recycle...       

Plastic utensils are everyday items that we often take for granted, but these small objects add up to a big pollution problem. 

In this week's Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram walks us through alternatives to all those plastic forks, spoons and knives...   

In this week's Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram explores ways to cut out plastic mouthwash bottles...   

Sometimes to live with less plastic, you have to get your hands dirty. In this week’s Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram shares some tips and ideas for growing your own food while creating less waste in the garden... 

In today’s Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram offers options for cutting out plastic bread bags by easily baking your own bread...  

In this week’s Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram addresses the excessive waste plastic straws create and offers tips on how to alleviate this problem...   

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In today’s Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram fills us in on the several plastic-free hair care items you can incorporate into your everyday life...

Edited by David Brackett

Recycling is something everyone should practice, but many people aren’t aware when they’re recycling incorrectly. In this week’s Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram tours Birmingham Recycling & Recovery, and shares with us how to recycle plastic and aluminum properly...

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In this week’s Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz enlightens us on the different ways to take care of your oral hygiene without using a plastic toothbrush...  

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Drinking water is essential to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. However, the use of plastic water bottles should be avoided. In this week’s Living with Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram suggests substituting reusable water bottles in place of toxic plastic ones...   

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Plastic is a useful product, but it's the largest source of pollution and waste on the planet. In today’s Living With Less Plastic commentary, Mary Liz Ingram informs us about the harm of plastic and the current event of ruination happening in our environment...   

Edited by David Brackett

Plastic has been investigated by researchers since its creation. Originally, it was created to protect the world from calamity; however, the product is linked to the rapid deterioration of the planet. In this episode of Living with Less Plastic, Mary Liz Ingram shares statistics and personal insight about her journey of lowering her use of plastic...

Edited by David Brackett