Although there is movement politically to have this substance banned by the states of New York and California, the best thing you can do is make sure you are not using products containing microbeads.
You can also sign petitions, and/or write letters to your favorite beauty supplier and let them know you wont use those products.
It is interesting the movement some municipalities are making by banning compostable and/or biodegradable bags in favour of recycling plastic ones. When it comes to bags if I don't have my own, I tend towards paper. Sure trees were cut down to make them but at least I know where they will end up, either as wrapping paper or in my garden, plus trees can always be planted. Pollution in water is costly.
NOW WHAT? Stay tuned and I will give you some suggestions and recommendations on proper exfoliation of the skin next post.
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