Reuse, refill, reuse, recycle
Refill, Reuse – wash and reuse plastic bags, plastic bottles, plastic food containers.
Refuse plastic –when you can
Recycle – put plastics in your recycle bin. Hassle your council to provide recycle bins on the streets.
Join the #refillution and be a RefillNZ ‘influencer’ – sign up some cafes near you.
Plastic water bottles are recyclable here in New Zealand
You can stop plastic pollution from reaching the ocean
by picking up litter, especially in gutters, near waterways, on walking / MT bike tracks and on beaches.
Join a beach clean up – http://osof.org/portfolio/coastal-clean-up-events/
Organise a beach clean up – http://www.loveyourcoast.org.nz/