Do you know someone who’s gone above and beyond in the fight against plastic pollution?

If so, why not nominate them for this year’s Plastic Free Awards?

Founded by Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) and the Iceland Foods Charitable Foundation in 2019, the Awards celebrate innovation and activism in tackling avoidable, single-use plastics.

Open to anyone who shares the aim of stopping plastic pollution, the Awards recognise Plastic Free Champions whether they’re young campaigners, community leaders, small businesses, charities, designers, entrepreneurs, sports clubs or schools.

There are 12 categories in this year’s Awards:

  • Best plastic campaign
  • Plastic-free hero
  • Youth activist
  • Sporting for change
  • Design innovation: reduction
  • Community movement
  • Reduce & reuse award
  • Small business leader
  • Plastic-free venues & events
  • Schools champion
  • Change maker
  • Plastic free creative

The deadline for entries is 26 March, with judging taking place during February and March, before finals are held on 17 June this year.

To nominate someone – or to get further information – visit the Plastic Free Awards website.