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Download our activities and get smart on plastic!

Plastic waste is a serious subject - but learning about it doesn't have to be boring! We've created a selection of creative, hands-on activities you can do with your children to help them discover more. Together, you'll look at different ways you can reduce your family's plastic footprint and be kinder to our planet.

You can explore and download our range of fantastic plastic resources below.

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Take the quiz

Give your brain a workout and get ready to discover the facts (good and bad!) on plastic.

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Play the game

Create your cut-out-and-keep plastics game cards and make learning fun.

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Get Creative!

Instead of just binning it, why not try upcycling you old plastic into cool new stuff? This handy guide will show you how. 

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Cut down on plastic waste

Work out just how much plastic your family gets through in a day - and what you can do to reduce it.

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Learn about biodegradability

A fun experiment to help you discover which items break down naturally underground - and which don't.

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Become a plastics inspector

Keep 'em peeled and see how many plastic objects you can spot lurking in your kitchen.

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Take the plastics pledge

Find out how your family can reduce plastic waste at home and make your pledge to take action.

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Get them all with one click

Can't decide? To get all the activities in one, simply click to.

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