Girls and young women call for UK to reduce single-use plastic

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Hundreds of thousands of girls join Girlguiding campaign to tackle plastic pollution

Hundreds of thousands of girls and young women are calling for the UK to make a promise to reduce single-use plastic.Nearly half a million members, including the Rainbow, Brownie, Guide and Ranger divisions, as well as volunteers, are due to take part in a week of action dedicated to the issue, Girlguiding said.


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Time for disposable razors and similar items to be discontinued altogether. Same for non-refillable pens, etc. Applicatorless tampons work fine … and how much landfill waste is generated on Dec. 25 alone? So much of that packaging and wrapping doesn't get recycled.

Go to the supermarkets and remove all the plastics and see empty shelves. Get rid of supermarkets and encourage local homemade shops.

Don't bother with moon cups if you haven't had children or had sex in ten years...


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