Plastic Free

Plastic Free July: How to be more environmentally friendly – TODAY

This month, people around the globe are challenged to participate in a movement called Plastic Free July. The challenge provides people with resources to help them reduce single-use plastic waste in every aspect of their lives.

Many of the products we use every day are filled or packaged with potentially harmful plastic waste — including laundry detergent, shampoo, apparel and more. But that doesn’t mean you can’t make some simple swaps to live a more sustainable and environmentally friendly life.

Style and trend expert Brittney Levine joined TODAY to share some affordable, eco-friendly products that you can add to your daily routine. Whether you’re trying to save some money or minimize waste, there’s a green product that can help.

Below, see some of the wallet-friendly ways you can help the environment.

Best sustainable and eco-friendly products

1. Quinn Microwave Popcorn Movie Night Popcorn Kit

Quinn Snacks was the first brand to create a microwave popcorn bag without plastic coatings or potentially harmful chemicals. In addition, the company strives to be fully transparent with the ingredients on their food labels.

This box includes eight bags of popcorn in a variety of flavors. You can also purchase individual bags in cheddar, maple, parmesan, and butter, to name a few. The brand