Marine Plastic Pollution

Plastic can be found in many of the items that people use on a daily basis. Despite the benefits that make it popular, the overuse of plastic is taking a heavy toll on the environment, particularly the ocean. For many … Read more


Clean Air Day – 21 June 2018

Air pollution is real and harms the health of millions. But there are lots of simple things we can do to improve air quality and look after our own and other people’s health. Clean Air Day is a chance to … Read more


Global Recycling Day

Sunday March 18th 2018 The organisers of the first Global Recycling Day, are seeking a central London local authority to help with the upcoming event. It’s hoped an authority would allow the organisers, the Brussels-based Bureau of International Recycling (BIR) … Read more


Plastic Straw Update

Remarkable Nine Year Old Girl Takes Action Against Plastic Straws Nine-year-old Molly Steers was so upset when she learned about the appalling number of plastic straws that we use, how many of them reach the sea and the devastating impact they have on … Read more

Glass straws

Straws Suck!

The world sips through 1 billion plastic straws A DAY! Between the US and UK we get through over 550 million plastic drinking straws a day. Think about it, you use it for a few minutes supping a smoothie, sipping … Read more


How green are your apps?

Are your favourite apps powered by renewables? Since 2010 Greenpeace has been calling on major internet companies to power their apps with renewable energy. Leaders from Facebook to Google have already committed, who will be next? The data centres that store … Read more

Greenpeace T-shirt

Greenpeace Merchandise

The mission is to achieve a green and peaceful world for all of us, and for our future generations. By wearing one of their t-shirts or jumpers, you will be helping to fund and spread awareness of the important work that … Read more

Plastic pollution!

Give yourself the Plastic Challenge

Take the plastic challenge and give up single-use plastic for a month. Ask your family and friends to sponsor you to help raise money to fight plastic litter. You can help to ensure Marine Conservation can continue to organise beach cleans, work … Read more