Eco special: A world without single-use plastic

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Bowls made of leaves and cutlery of wood; soluble starch wrappers for takeaway food; brown paper packages tied up with string, these are a few of my favourite things.

Or, at least, when I consider what a lifestyle without single-use plastic might look like.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on January 20, 2019, with the headline Eco special: A world without single-use plastic. Subscribe