Earth Day Clean up Recap


Monday marked the 49th annual Earth Day celebrated around the world. Here in Calgary, the Plastic-Free YYC was pleased to host several cleanups throughout the city.  Our annual spring cleanups brought out many passionate, earth-lovers to help clean up our streets and our parks of unsightly and damaging litter. Amy Park led a cleanup in … Continue reading Earth Day Clean up Recap

Plastic-Free Spotlight: Dryleaf


Plastic-Free Spotlight is about celebrating awesome businesses! Innovation begins to reveal some very cool new products. Dryleaf is leading the charge in the world of single-use dinnerware. #plasticfreeyyc #innovate #sustainableliving #newblog

PF People: Andrea


This team uses their unique, personal talents and their spare time to promote plastic-free living in Calgary! We asked our team to answer some fun questions so you, our audience, can see the real faces of Plastic-Free YYC… Meet Andrea!

3 things you can do to help with plastic pollution on International Polar Bear Day


Gill from Finding Nemo was right – all drains lead to the ocean. Once plastic gets in drains, it moves – far. A devastating image of polar bear cubs playing with plastic was published last April, proving the Arctic is not the wilderness we might imagine. While the main focus of International Polar Bear Day … Continue reading 3 things you can do to help with plastic pollution on International Polar Bear Day