In our plastic-filled environment , avoiding plastic can be a challenge. But finding alternatives to everyday items like plastic bottles and plastic packaging is becoming somewhat easier—and its necessary because plastic is becoming an increasing global problem like the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a collection of plastic, floating trash halfway between Hawaii and California, has grown to more than 600,000 square miles, that's twice the size of Texas!
Hemp is a prolific growing plant, which makes it an highly efficient plant for sustainable plastics calledas bioplastics . Bioplastics,are biodegradable, strong and lightweight and can replace oil based plastics.
Bamboo is an extremely sustainable plant that can in many areas, replace plastic. Bamboo can be made into straws, cups, small storage containers and more.