Plastic-Free Day 2023

We would love you to join us by taking part in our annual plastic-free day, which is fast approaching on Friday, May the 5th – just before the 97th birthday of the legend that is Sir David Attenborough! Each year, we encourage schools, businesses and individuals to take part in a day that will hopefully…

Celebrating World Whale Day

Today we celebrate World Whale Day! These amazing creatures are a magnificent component of our marine environment in the UK and beyond. However, threats from plastic pollution are putting the lives of these majestic animals in danger. Join us to explore the types of whales we can find on our shores, and how plastic pollution…

UN Calls for Legal Action Against Plastic Pollution

In Nairobi, early 2022, delegates hugged each other as a resolution to end plastic pollution was endorsed at the session of the United Nations Environment Assembly. The Assembly has been taking historical action against plastic pollution since, working throughout 2022 to draw up a legally binding instrument that can be used worldwide to negate the…

Borrow Bags, Fighting Plastic Pollution One Bag at a Time

This week, we were excited to relaunch Borrow Bags across Emsworth and Hayling Island after a successful pilot scheme. The scheme focusses squarely on reducing the use of plastic and minimising plastic waste, one bag at a time. By using pre-loved fabric to make reusable bags that are then given out in local shops, the…

Plastic-free lunchbox swaps – how to be green on the go

Lunchtime can be a tricky one for single-use disposable plastics. It’s all too easy to grab individually packaged treats wrapped in layers of plastic over more sustainable options. We know that cost and convenience are paramount when packing a lunchbox and neither of those should be sacrificed for a more sustainable snack. Here are our…