Bring your own:

  • * Bag
  • * Mug
  • * To-go container
  • * Bottled H2O

If we use cloth bags we save six bags a week,  288 bags a year, or 22,176 bags in an average lifetime.

If just 1 out of 5 people in our country did this, we would save 1,330,560,000,000 bags over our lifetime.


* Grocery and department stores can educate their customers and encourage them to bring their own bags by offering a discount for each plastic bag not used.bin * Grocery and department stores can provide easy to use recycling bins.

* Coffee shops can promote bringing your own cup.

* Office-based businesses can provide purified water dispensers for their employees instead of single serve bottles.