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16 simple ways to reduce plastic waste

plastic forks, spoons and knives

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Don't use plasticware

Say goodbye to disposable chopsticks, knives, spoons, forks and even sporks. If you often forget to pack silverware in your lunch, or if you know your favorite restaurant only has plasticware, start keeping a set of utensils with you like To-Go Ware's bamboo set. It's sure to reduce your carbon forkprint.