Gloucester Scrapstore – providing business waste for crafts and play

Grand Fabric Sale: Saturday 5th of November 10am-1pm (50% discount to GRC members) The GRC Scrapstore – where nothing goes to waste – is essentially a warehouse full of very…Continue readingGloucester Scrapstore – providing business waste for crafts and play

Stroud District Action on Plastic volunteers receive the Queen’s Award

We are very happy to announce that Stroud District Action on Plastic have been awarded the 2022 Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service for outstanding work in the community. The community volunteer…Continue readingStroud District Action on Plastic volunteers receive the Queen’s Award

Global Plastic Treaty to end Plastic Pollution

“Today marks a triumph by planet earth over single-use plastics. This is the most significant environmental multilateral deal since the Paris accord. It is an insurance policy for this generation…Continue readingGlobal Plastic Treaty to end Plastic Pollution

A Joyous People-led Movement: The Jump

A new report published by the charity and grassroots climate movement The JUMP found that citizens have direct influence over 27% of the emissions savings needed by 2030 to avoid…Continue readingA Joyous People-led Movement: The Jump

Christmas without the Waste

Do you want a Holiday Season without piles of packaging and bins stacked high with recycling and rubbish? Here are some great ideas for cutting out packaging and making the…Continue readingChristmas without the Waste

Why should we live plastic free, and how? Small Steps to Less Waste (Book Review)

What are the tipping points that encourage people to make significant changes to their behaviour? And when applied to disposable plastic, why should we live plastic free, and how? These…Continue readingWhy should we live plastic free, and how? Small Steps to Less Waste (Book Review)

We Are The (plastic free) Champions

I’ve borrowed this title from a Surfers Against Sewage post that highlights way in which teams and venues around the UK are reducing single use plastic in sport. There’s a…Continue readingWe Are The (plastic free) Champions

How to clean your home plastic free

For many households, the cleaning cupboard is one of the biggest sources of waste plastic, whether it comes from spray bottles, cloths or plastic-based wipes. But you can clean your…Continue readingHow to clean your home plastic free