Plastic-Free Newsletter – Vol. 7 – August

While summer may be winding down, the Plastic-Free YYC team has been working hard on the cause to reduce the amount of single-use plastics. Be sure to stay tuned for all of our upcoming fall events: special speakers, workshops and more! PLASTIC-FREE SPOTLIGHT: NAKED APE APPAREL  Naked Ape Apparel is a sustainable Calgary-based online boutique … Continue reading Plastic-Free Newsletter – Vol. 7 – August

Plastic-Free Newsletter – Vol. 6 July

July has been an exciting month as the Last Straw Campaign came to a close. Between Calgary (62) and Edmonton (86), almost 150 restaurants participated. Congratulations Edmonton for winning the coveted title of 2018 Last Straw Alberta Champion! We'll get 'em next year Calgary! LAST STRAW CAMPAIGN RECAP The Last Straw campaign is a movement … Continue reading Plastic-Free Newsletter – Vol. 6 July

Plastic-Free Newsletter Vol. 3

April was busy month here for Plastic-Free YYC. Our team has been getting out there, cleaning parks, hosting documentary screenings and workshops, and launching a new blog segment. We have been connecting with amazing Calgarians teaching them the importance of reducing plastic waste and providing insight on how they can start their plastic-free journey. It is great to … Continue reading Plastic-Free Newsletter Vol. 3

Plastic-Free Newsletter Vol 2

The past month has been about connecting with community and finding "our people". We have also been busy researching, discussing, planning and preparing an effective strategy to help reduce plastic pollution and our reliance on single-use plastics within our community. We achieved this by attending conferences such as the 2018 Alberta EcoTrust Environmental Gathering to connect with environmental, … Continue reading Plastic-Free Newsletter Vol 2