Can you spot the hidden plastics?
Right now, millions of us are trying to cut down how much plastic we use. But you’d be amazed at some of the everyday things that contain hidden plastic, with hardly any of us realising it.
Can you guess which of these items secretly contain plastic? Very few people get them all right…
So, which of these often contains hidden plastic?
Unpackaged processed cheese
Question 1 of 8
Which of these everyday items usually comes with some sneaky plastic?
Question 2 of 8
Where might you find some hidden plastic in the kitchen?
Question 3 of 8
Which of these drinking containers has been ruined by pesky plastic?
Paper cups (without lids)
Question 4 of 8
What about these familiar items? ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
Question 5 of 8
Guess what? One of these contains plastic too!
Question 6 of 8
Almost done, you know what to do. Plastic is hidden everywhere!
Question 7 of 8
Last one. Who brings plastic for lunch?
Cardboard food boxes
Question 8 of 8
While we check your answers ...
Would you sign a petition telling the government to act now to reduce the plastic pouring into our oceans?
While we check your answers, do you have a few seconds to help save dolphins, turtles and other animals under threat from plastic pollution?
Every year we throw away millions of tonnes of plastic – sometimes without even knowing – and a vast amount finds its way into the ocean. As the plastic breaks down into tiny pieces it’s consumed by marine animals, killing hundreds of thousands a year.
We can’t stop this from happening unless the government takes responsibility.
Awesome — here's the petition
Stop choking our oceans
To the UK government,
I want urgent government action to reduce manufacturers' and retailers' production of plastic waste. Protect our oceans and keep our food and water safe and plastic free.