Document your personal plastic journey

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The best way to learn how to reduce plastic can be to hear how other people did it – the good, the bad and the ugly – and you don’t necessarily get that directly from brands. Start a blog, vlog, podcast, Facebook group to share your experiences and inspire others

In 2017, over 467,000 tonnes of household recycling in England was reported as rejected from recycling plants.



  • There are no rules on topic or product if it's your channel – try and write about whatever you want
  • Gives the opportunity to tell your story and engage your network
  • There are free options for set up


  • Building an audience takes time
  • Promotion and sharing is advised if you would like to reach more people

Making a difference

Each month in 2020, approximately 409 million people will view more than 20 billion blog pages.

There are hundreds of other ways to solve plastic pollution

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