When looking at reducing our single-use plastic consumption, we often turn to bags, water bottles or coffee cups. These are for sure some of the biggest culprits, yet between government taxes and lifestyle changes, we are certainly making massive progress. So this time, we’ll be focusing on another aspects of our lives where there’s a … Continue reading Cutting Your Bathroom Plastics!
When the sun’s out there’s nothing better than getting outside to enjoy food and the odd drink with friends. Whether it’s at home in the garden or out in the park, all too often it can be a bit of a plastic fest – plastic bottles, disposable cups and crockery and enough plastic packaging to … Continue reading Fun in the Sun – Plastic Free!
If you’ve seen fields covered with compost made from the contents of our green bins, you’ll have seen that our gardens are certainly not the plastic free havens that we might like to imagine. Compost bags, plant pots and plant labels so often end up with the rest of our garden waste in our green … Continue reading Cutting the Plastic in Your Garden
A quick roundup of progress since our launch in April. It's been busy - thank you to everyone who has shown such enthusiasm for the campaign! Make sure you check out our Plastic Free St Albans Map to see all the businesses that are getting on board. Our crowdfunder with the Inn on the Park … Continue reading May and June 2018 Roundup
Here's our roundup of the progress made in St Albans towards becoming plastic free in April. This was the month we officially launched...lots happening, so read on.... Firstly, we launched! A huge thank you to everyone who came to our events as part of Sustainable St Albans Week. The Mayor officially launched our campaign at … Continue reading April 2018 Roundup
Welcome to our March 2018 roundup! With so much going on already, we've released our Plastic Free St Albans Map early. This shows all the steps local businesses and organisations are taking to becoming plastic free, including where you can get a coffee discount for bringing your own cup. Don't forget to sign up for our launch … Continue reading March 2018 Roundup
Here at Plastic Free St Albans, we're busy getting ready for our launch events as part of Sustainable St Albans Week. Please join us for both events if you can make it... A Plastic Free Picnic at Highfield Park on Sunday 22nd April from 12-2 (click here to join the Facebook event), a A showing … Continue reading Getting ready for our launch events!