City to Sea is an award-winning non-profit organisation running campaigns to stop plastic pollution at source.

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Our primary campaigns are ‘Refill‘, Europe’s leading free tapwater initiative; ‘Switch the Stick‘, our successful cotton bud campaign run in 2016/17 which called on all UK retailers to switch from plastic to paper stem buds, stopping over 400 tonnes a year of single-use plastic at source and ‘Plastic-free Periods’ which to date has directly reached over 4 million people and includes a schools programme currently being rolled out in the England and Wales.

Recent work