Sellotape is non-recyclable so that’s a lot of plastic going into landfill year upon year from parcels and presents. Below are plastic-free alternatives which are recyclable or biodegradable.
ON THE HIGH STREET
Plastic-free tapes are yet to hit the high street. Paper masking tape is available in many places such as craft shops however it sometimes comes wrapped in plastic packaging.
Some zero waste shops sell plastic-free tape, find your nearest here.
If you know of any shops stocking plastic-free tape then please get in contact so they can be added to this page!
TOP TIP: If you're shopping online and buying more than one item then it's more eco-friendly ordering all items from the same website to reduce the impact of packaging and delivery.
Naturally Wrapt specialise in eco-friendly wrapping products including paper tape. They also have a great selection of twine, ribbon and wrapping paper.
Plastic Phobia sell paper tape as well as other brilliant items for greener living. They also plant a tree with every order.
The Plastic Free Shop sell paper tape in a couple of sizes. They also stock a great range of products for greener living.
Peace with the Wild sell paper tape in two size options as well as lots of other eco-friendly products.
Anything But Plastic have a paper tape available as well as lots of eco-friendly products.