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Kids Against Plastic

Raising awareness of the negative effects of petroleum plastic on the environment.

 

Kids Against Plastic

Raising awareness of the negative effects of petroleum plastic on the environment.

 

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News, views and sometimes, the blues

 The blog!

W ant to find out more about our campaign and what we’ve been up? Or discover some facts about plastic?

Search the posts below to find some inspiration for what you can do next.

And if you want to write a guest post, we’d love to hear from you.


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TEDx Exeter 2018

We were honoured to be asked to give a TEDx at Exeter – one of the biggest TEDx events in Europe. Our talk was about how we think people should not try and be plastic free (cos that’s pretty impossible), but instead to become Plastic Clever. We hope you enjoy it.

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6 Ways to Be Eco-Friendly During the Pandemic

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From going to school at home to socially distancing from friends, the coronavirus has changed so much about how we live our lives. When we went into lockdowns during spring,…

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Christmas and its food waste

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As the festive season approaches, we begin purchasing food for Christmas, Boxing Day and over New Years. As family congregate together, food is normally bought in excess. But a lot...
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9 tips to help you be more sustainably fashionable

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Fast fashion, faster environmental disaster. As the second largest polluter across the globe, the fashion industry continues to have catastrophic effects on our environment. Not only do clothing factories contribute…

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8 Tips for a sustainable Christmas

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Have yourself a green Christmas  A little change can make a big impact. And this Christmas we are asking for your help! The festive season is a special time of...
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We’re Living in a Plastic Pandemic

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Entering the global pandemic, it appeared there could be a possibility of an environmental silver lining, with lockdowns keeping people away from the roads and skies, and a decrease in...
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FREE resources for schools

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All schools that register on the Plastic Clever Schools initiative get access to an interactive Pupil Workbook, teaching resources, worksheets and datasheets – all for FREE! Sign up here: KAP…

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Be Plastic Clever – a book by kids, for kids

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Join teenage activists Amy and Ella Meek on their mission to rid the world of single-use plastics in this practical book, perfect for budding eco-warriors. Be Plastic Clever will teach young activists about the dangers of plastic pollution and climate change, but also to help them find their voice. Amy and Ella want their book to help young readers shout about the issues they are passionate about and inspire them to become young activists in their own right.
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Great British Beach Clean (Source to Sea)

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Great British Beach Clean Source to Sea, is an exciting project from the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) taking place across the UK between Friday 18th and Friday 25th September 2020. This year, MCS are taking the learning inland, local and online, so you…

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With thanks and in memory of Richard Ling

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Richard Ling  When Richard retired from running his own business at the age of 85, he turned his attention to encouraging people in his village to reduce their use of single-use plastics….

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Face mask infograph

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A simple infographic showing the impact non-reusable face masks are having on the environment.
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Why we shouldn’t use single-use face masks (PPE)

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Every Month, 129 Billion Face Masks are dumped into our Environment According to French clean-up charity Opération Mer Propre “There risks being more masks than jellyfish,” But as the global health emergency has taken priority, the battle to reduce plastic waste has been sidelined by both governments and the public. And several governments including the UK and Portugal have delayed bans on single-use plastics amid concerns around the transmission of Covid-19.
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79, 407 pieces of plastic picked up to-date

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After a few spontaneous litter picks recently - including an extremely disgusting parking lay-by that was trashed with over 2,000 fag ends! - we have pushed past the 79, 000 mark... by quite a bit actually. It's very sad (and sobering) to think that
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