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Sort it out

Recycle empty packaging, bottles, cans and food scraps with the Sort & Go bins, which come in a range of sizes and cute pastel colours. The larger versions can be wall mounted for extra flexibility. From £19.50 for a six-litre bin, brabantia.com

Start right

Kickstart your plastic-free lifestyle with Wakecup’s zero waste starter kit — including a bamboo water bottle, coffee cup, straw and paper bag backpack. £58, wearthlondon.com

Travel companion

Perfect for work or travel, Cookut’s bamboo cutlery set includes chopsticks, a knife, fork and spoon — and even a teeth-cleaning kit for a quick post-lunch freshen-up! £24, formahouse.co.uk

In the bag

Meet your new food storage hero: the silicone Stasher reusable storage pouches. A perfect sandwich bag swap and brill for cooking and freezing. £12.99 (450ml bag), lakeland.co.uk

Eau zone

Stay hydrated with Dash Water, infused with wonky fruit saved at British farms. Also free from sugars, sweeteners and artificial flavours. Refreshing stuff… £1.29 for a 330ml can, ocado.com

Relish it

Save surplus fruit and veg from landfill by stocking up on these delicious Wonky Food Company relishes packed with surplus produce that would otherwise go to waste. £3.50 each, ocado.com

Stop press

Need plastic-free tips? Then Will McCallum’s How to Give Up Plastic should definitely be your night-time reading. Time to make a difference… £8.99, oxfam.org.uk

Cup of kindness

Take action on single-use plastic with this abstract-print reusable cup made from ethically sourced and recyclable bamboo. Cheers! £6.99, oxfam.org.uk

Store and order

Cut back on packaging and replenish dried goods in scoop stores, then stash at home in Benita storage jars. £12 for a set of three, made.com

On a roll

Tree-free and plastic-free, this 100 per cent bamboo toilet paper is super-soft and delivered direct to your door. And for every box ordered, the Bumboo company plants a tree. £40 per box of 48 rolls, or £36 per box on subscription, bumboo.eco