What’s your #PlasticsChallenge pledge?
18 July 2018
Have you heard about our Great British Plastics Challenge?
And we want you to take part too!
What does it look like? See the challenges below, and some videos from supporters like McFly’s Dougie Poynter and Ocean Rower Roz Savage!
Photo from @Weezie1611
What are the challenges?
Say no to the ‘big four’
Give up plastic shopping bags, disposable coffee cups, plastic straws AND plastic bottles for at least 2 months.
Take action in the community
Take part in an organised beach or street clean up via our affiliated campaign partners or set one up yourself.
Influence a local business
Persuade a local business (café, restaurant) to say no to single-use plastic straws.
How does it work?
In need of some inspiration? Take a look at these #PlasticsChallenge videos:
Dougie Poynter, Musician
Allison Ogden Newton, CEO of Keep Britain Tidy
Ros Savage MBE, Ocean Rower, Author and Speaker
Helena Morrissey DBE, Legal & General
Robert Peston, ITV Political Editor and Founder of Speakers for Schools
Richard Walker, MD of Iceland
Blessed Hugh Faringdon School, Reading
Budehaven Community College, Bude
Archbishop Tenison’s School, London