Media Release: E&I asked to ‘be bold’ and enforce a ban on plastic carrier bags
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Media Release: E&I asked to ‘be bold’ and enforce a ban on plastic carrier bags A petition started by Plastic Free Guernsey titled ‘Ban plastic carrier bags in Guernsey’ has gained more than 6,300 signatures. The charity is now requesting The Committee for Environment & Infrastructure introduce a ban on all plastic carrier bags. The...
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Environmenstrual Week
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Environmenstrual Week Ladies, it’s time to talk.  The Women’s Environmental Network’s Environmenstrual Week of Action is taking place from 12 - 19th October and we know that periods can be a tricky thing to talk about, despite our feminist urges and ideals. That’s why we have decided to share with you, our thoughts and experiences...
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Plastic Free Holidays
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Plastic Free Holidays With the summer holidays fast approaching, many of us will now be making that long list of essentials we obviously can’t holiday without, taking the long journey into town to hastily make our most important of purchases, drawn in by clever marketing and an urge to buy everything in miniature to save...
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Boomerang Bags
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Boomerang Bags Dedicated community groups, schools, businesses and volunteers get together to make re-useable ‘Boomerang Bags’ using recycled materials as a means to replace plastic bags. Through Boomerang Bags we start conversations, make friends, up-cycle materials and work towards shifting society’s throw away mentality to a more sustainable revolution of re-use ― one community, needle...
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Plastic Free Pop-up
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Plastic Free Pop-Up! Exciting news with the first ever PFG pop up shop! Taking place 17th - 22nd June at the OSA pop up shop, Smith Street. Although you may have seen us previously at a number of local events, showcasing various products to help you live a life less wasteful, this time, for one...
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Rebirth of the plastic free picnic
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Rebirth of the plastic free picnic With the sun now shining, fair weather picnic season has officially arrived! It must be part of our British heritage that brings out the urge to picnic as soon as the weather turns. We all have our staple picnic foods - little sandwiches cut into triangles, fancy crisps, maybe...
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Refill Guernsey
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Refill Guernsey In 2018, local youngster Destiny wanted to do something about the numerous discarded plastic bottles littered on our shores. Thanks to her, we've seen the island-wide roll-out of Refill Guernsey! Thanks to Destiny's passion, we teamed up with Guernsey Water, Guernsey Waste and City to Sea's Refill campaign to encourage people to swap plastic...
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What your business can do to reduce plastic use
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WHAT YOUR BUSINESS CAN DO TO REDUCE PLASTIC USE Many of us with typical jobs spend 8 hours a day in the office, meaning food is consumed, drinks are drunk, breaks are taken and plastic is probably involved! We have come up with a few ways to reduce reliance on plastic in your office: Switch...
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Top 10 things you can do to reduce plastic in your life!
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Top 10 things you can do to reduce plastic in your life! Whether you are just beginning your journey to become plastic-free, or you’ve been making some changes in your life already, here are some quick wins; we promise you won’t tell the difference and you might even save some money along the way. Get...
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Plastic Free July
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“Plastic Free July is an annual initiative to encourage people across the globe to find new ways to reduce their plastic use. Don’t let it stop there though; these changes can become part of your daily lifestyle – share your ideas on our Facebook page!” Share your ideas

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