At the time of the European week for waste reduction from 18th to 26th November 2017, Surfrider launches the campaign “PLASTIC ADDICT”, in order to raise awareness among citizens about the plastic bags use.
The goal of this new chapter in the Surfrider Foundation Campaign Ban the Bag is to incite shopkeepers as well as consumers to eradicate plastic bags, and to choose solutions respectful of the environment and the oceans. Let’s remind that the first chapter was to denounce the backwardness in terms of practice of the European Union members through the communication #EnoughExcuses, to say stop to wrong excuses.
On the occasion of the International Plastic Bag Free Day on the 3rd July, Surfrider Foundation Europe launches the campaign #EnoughExcuses. The NGO reminds that the banning of single use plastic bags is the only way to counteract this environmental curse significantly and fast enough, and to partially prevent the plastic pollution of our oceans with plastic.
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Check the interview of our new ambassador, Peter Harper. “I joined the Surfrider team because, let’s get real, who doesn’t want save the world by helping to preserve our ocean. It is only the most beautiful treasure on the planet. ”
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