PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 4

Every single time I do a beach clean up, I find straws. 𝐓𝐇𝐄 ππ‘πŽππ‹π„πŒ Straws were in the top 3 of commonly found items on the beach of the ICC report of 2019. They are used for a hot minute, then binned or thrown on the ground. Since they are so lightweight, they blow around …

PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 3

Whenever I do a beach clean up, I find cutlery. ⁣ ⁣ 𝐓𝐇𝐄 ππ‘πŽππ‹π„πŒβ£ In 2018, the Ocean Conservancy held an International Cleanup, with 1,080,358 volunteers in more than 120 countries, collecting 23.3 million pounds of trash. Plastic cutlery made the top five worst offenders, with nearly 2 million pieces found.⁣ ⁣ You may or …

PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 2

I could write a hundred posts about plastic water bottles, and plastic drinks bottles. I could write so much about Coca-Cola and others taking water from public sources and selling it back to the local population as sugary drinks; stealing not only their water but also their health. And of course, not cleaning up the …

PLASTIC- FREE JULY: DAY 1

Do you want to cut down or stop your plastic bag usage?⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Let’s talk about how to change habits. ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ π“π‘πž 𝐀𝐞𝐲 𝐒𝐬 𝐩π₯𝐚𝐧𝐧𝐒𝐧𝐠 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐜𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐒𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐲.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ If you do sport, you know that you are more likely to do an early morning run/ swim/ gym session if you packed all your gear …