World Environment Day 2021: Start-Ups That Are Working To Replace Single-use Plastic And Promote Sustainable Living

Single-use plastic products are everywhere; our addiction to plastic is severely affecting the environment. According to United Nations Environment Programme, around the world, one million plastic drinking bottles are purchased every minute. However, with the growing awareness around the perils of plastic, there is a growing demand for alternatives to single-use plastic. Many start-ups across the country are introducing reusable and sustainable alternatives. On World Environment Day 2021, let’s pledge to restore ecosystem by taking small steps like giving up plastic. Here are five homegrown brands that can help you make the eco-friendly switch.