#ReadyToChange – Plastic disposable: you are ready to change;
To raise awareness on sustainable alternatives to plastic disposable products, to 5 June 2018 The European Commission launched a public awareness campaign. The campaign was launched on World Environment Day, which this year had the theme "Defeat pollution from plastic" (“Beat Plastic Pollution”). The campaign focuses on the impact that cause various kinds of plastic disposable, highlighting sustainable, available and affordable alternatives are key to addressing the problem.
The campaign sheds light on various categories of plastic disposable items, which includes swabs, transport bags, coffee cups and lids, straws, cutlery, the sticks of lollipops and candy wrappers from, and plastic bottles.