Category Archives: Bag Campaign

Plastic Bag Animation Film

To see our award-winning animation film, shown at the climate change conference in Copenhagen, click here. Advertisements

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Continuing Bag Campaign

We began the winter 2009 programme of activities by joining in the first International Plastic Bag Free day (12th September 2009) and raised a few pounds selling our cloth bags. We had massive support again from most independent traders, and the Co-op. … Continue reading

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Plastic Bag Facts

THE PLASTIC PLAGUE The bad news: Plastic bags are said to be the most common manmade item seen by sailors at sea. A UN report in June 2006 estimated that on every square mile of ocean there’s 46,000 pieces of … Continue reading

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Change your shopping habits!

Change your shopping habits! Lots of environmentally conscious companies are now giving away free carriers so you can create your own collection – and carry them with you at all times. There are also very chic ones to buy – … Continue reading

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Where to get your bags

For a printable sheet with details of  Turn Lyme Green recommended suppliers, click HERE.  If you are a business thinking of buying bags, please contact us. We can put you in touch with other traders using the same size and type of bag … Continue reading

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Traders, Businesses and Community Groups

We are grateful to all the many shops and businesses, who have pledged their support for the campaign. For a full list of traders, businesses and groups click HERE . Those who have pledged their support are highlighted in green. We are delighted … Continue reading

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Turn Lyme Green – The Bag Campaign

HELP FREE LYME REGIS FROM PLASTIC CARRIER BAGS We use them for an average of 12 minutes – but their lethal effects last between 15 and 1000 years. Every year, British shoppers get through about 10 billion plastic bags.  And … Continue reading

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