The “throwaway culture” of our consumerist society has placed a huge burden on our planet, but some governments are waking up to the damage and passing laws to help slow the destruction. Eco-conscious laws banning the use of some of the worst consumer goods wrecking havoc on the environment are becoming more popular, from bans on plastic bags to legislation outlawing microbeads. Quid Corner has created an infographic that rounds up seven consumer items banned in a bid to save the planet, as well as seven eco-friendly alternatives to those products.

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