Each year a good number of British bloggers sign up for Plastic Free July.

“What” you cry “Live plastic free? for all of July?”

Not quite! It’s all about cutting one use plastic – bottles, bags that kind of thing. However definitions of one use plastic can vary- you can find out more here.

It’s really important to link up with U.K. based plastivists who will be sharing throughout the month. While some solutions like solid shampoo from Lush can be accessed UK wide, many are local.

2017 U.K. Participants 

Tweeting or writing this year are

Contact me if you want to be included leave your details in the comments box below.

Previous Years

2016  

the lovely Pip- squeaking @Pip_Squeaking of   arefugefordaffodils.wordpress.com in her second year now. 

Vicky@busygreenmum I blog about homegrown and foraged food and drink, reducing waste and buying less to reduce our carbon footprint and maybe save a little money on the way. allotmentrecipes.wordpress.com

Helen McGonigal@SpotofEarth Blogger & freelance writer, literacy workshop consultant, author of Mummy Makes Milk, mum of three, wife. spotofearth.com

New Plastic-free U.K. Directory member Jerry Bottles. Read about them here. Tweet them @jerrybottles

Libby Darling – “I run a beaching cleaning group and local eco/education Charity here in Rottingdean, just outside of Brighton, I have recently led a plastic free challenge in May & June to my local schools etc and it’s on going!
It’s not easy but it’s worth every moment!”

Fiona Hancox – no details as yet but on board!

2015

2014

These British bloggers signed up for the challenge. Their blogs are fantastically useful and specially good for local info and resources.

Twitter support group – keep in touch via twitter tag #pfuk.

 

Plasticfree U.K. Directory

bin to beach featured

I am putting together a directory of plastic less resources. The aim is to share resources. If you are a UK based plasticless  business, organisation or blogger and you want to be in the P-f U.K. directory please send a brief write up. Guidelines here.

Plastic Is Rubbish Support Group

This year I set up a Plastic Is Rubbish facebook group where people share plastic free tips. It’s a great resource.

More Resources & Info

Loads of plastic free products here… A to Z of plastic free products

And see all our past posts here

Anyplace, Anywhere

I am proof that you can do this anywhere no matter the constraints

2014 I did it while travelling  in a van. Here is how I did.

2015 I did it with a backpack  check out Plastic free Mongolia

 

 

 

BLOG STATS As of 01.29.2017 onward have been counting the number people who have read each post.

4 thoughts on “Plastic free July Bloggers U.K.

  1. Hooray – welcome aboard. Whatever you do it’s all less plastic which is a huge achievement. We are tweeting about it join us at #pfjuk

  2. You’ve inspired me! Have just signed up to Plastic Free July to really try to curb my use of plastics. Not sure how well I’ll do but will definitely try my best…

  3. Not sure I am either! Lets see how it goes! I used to make freezer jam -needs less sugar. Needs a freezer obv.

  4. Good for you for giving up glass-jar food! Not sure if I’m that strong! I’ll have to find some organic strawberries at the farmers market to make my own jam 🙂

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