Welcome to Action on Plastic

Information and resources for people and organisations in Gloucestershire who want to reduce their plastic footprint

Take part in a Oxford Brookes University study on plastic

Oxford Brookes is looking for participants for a research study on the motivational drivers of people who have the intention to shop as plastic-free as possible. Contact Samantha Miles smiles@brookes.ac.uk to take part.

Stroud District Action on Plastic meet-up, Sat November 26th, 1-2pm

Join our friendly and informative drop-in volunteer meeting at the beautiful Trinity Rooms Community Hub, Field Road, Stroud GL5 2HZ. Hot drinks and simple lunches available at the cafe.

Stroud Repair & Eco Cafe, Sat November 26th, 11am-2pm

Textile repair and toy hospial at the Stroud Repair and Eco Cafe – book your slot here. Repair Cafés are free social meeting places for repairing things together. Trinity Rooms Community Hub, Field Road, Stroud GL5 2HZ

How to get started

Reducing plastic at home, at work and in schools

Zero Waste Shopping

Local places to buy unpackaged and refill

Make Your Own

Simple ways to make your own, mend and repair

Info & Resources

A wealth of information about reducing waste

Stroud District Action on Plastic volunteers receive the prestigious 2022 Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

The award recognises the work of the many supporters who have joined SDAP in eliminating unnecessary plastic in our district, including families, businesses, schools, local councils, colleges, doctors’ surgeries, clubs, shops, cafés, pubs, festival organisers and many others. Thank you to everyone who supported this initiative and volunteered their time and effort. Read more…