Category Archives: Reducing Plastic

Why We Need To Understand the History of Plastic Before We Can Tackle The Problem

In order to most effectively tackle a daunting challenge, it’s best to first take a step back and figure out how we got here in the first place. Who invented plastic? Why did plastic become so popular? What are the situations in which plastic is necessary and the best material to use? Why is plastic […]

Products We Love: Dropps

Plaine Products was so excited to include Dropps, the original laundry detergent pod, in our latest giveaway! We’ve been super impressed with the eco-friendly nature of Dropps in our own homes and they align perfectly with our dedication to eliminating single-use plastics. We asked them to share a little more about themselves so we could get […]

How To Raise A Plastic-Free Pet

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If you have a lovable furry friend in your home, then you know it’s like having another family member to care for. Pets bring so much joy and comfort to us. Raising a pet requires a tremendous deal of work. It’s also important to note that, like humans, pets can have a large ecological footprint […]

How To Nix Plastic From Your Fitness Routine

It’s no surprise that getting fit is the most common New Year’s resolution. What about getting fit with less plastic? Have you tried that one yet? Well, this is the year to eliminate as much plastic as possible from your fitness routine. When you stop to think about it, plastic is everywhere in the exercise […]

Our Top 5 Posts from 2018, All Helping Reduce Plastic

Thank you all for a wonderful year with Plaine Products! If you missed them, these were our top 5 blog posts from 2018! All with ways to reduce plastic in your life! Plaine Products Posts DIY Wax Wraps, A Replacement for Plastic Wrap, Wax Wraps are a great replacement for plastic wrap (a.k.a. saran wrap, […]