the plastic-free Directory

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Organization
Description
#BreakFreeFromPlastic
The #breakfreefromplastic Movement is a global movement envisioning a future free from plastic pollution.
A.R. Marketing House
We are environmental educators on a mission to help businesses, organizations, and governments drive sustainable choices through environmental education and content marketing.
Algramo
We are a social company that whants to change the way we consume every day.
Anact
We create sustainable towels better for all people and the planet. Our reusable tote bag is designed to replace single use plastic bags. We also ship plastic free in compostable mailers.
Berkshire Environmental Action Team (BEAT)
BEAT works with the community to protect the environment for wildlife. We are working toward a circular economy, advocating to end our fossil fuel dependency (from which plastic is made) and go reusable. We also organize river and park cleanups - working toward the day when these aren't necessary!
Beyond Plastic
We are BEYONDPLASTIC and we are on a mission to rid the world of single-use plastics.
Beyond Plastics
Beyond Plastics is a project based at Bennington College with the goal of activating college students and community leaders around the country to reduce plastic pollution, starting with ending single-use plastic.
By the Ocean we Unite
Our goal is a world where no plastic ends up in nature and our ocean anymore. Our main activity is organizing sailing trips where participants are actively involved in executing our citizens science micro plastic research project.
Carry Your Bottle
Carry Your Bottle - Project was started to create awareness too reduce single use plastic water bottle. We provide solution with re-usable bottles, Mobile app to add/locate nearest water refill point and working to install water refill stations at public places.
Center for Coalfield Justice
We are an environmental justice nonprofit organization. We educate, organize, and empower residents on issues that affect them around the extraction of fossil fuels, including the petrochemical buildout in our area that will primarily make plastics, 40% of which will be single-use.
Clean Green Cambodia
Clean Green Cambodia is an initiative from the NGO Soulcial Trust: it's an online platform gathering sustainable initiatives around Cambodia. Our goal is to raise awareness about environmental protection, with a focus on waste reduction.
Clearya
Clearya is a free chrome extension and mobile app, that notifies you on unsafe ingredients in your makeup, personal care, baby care and household cleaning products, while shopping online as usual.
Dr. Plastic Picker
We advocate for elimination of single-use plastics and plastic reduction on behalf of the children we serve and the earth that we live in. We do this through community beach clean ups and general climate advocacy and humour.
Dresden Vision
We sell sustainable eyewear made from fully recyclable materials, and recycled plastic.
Dunia Designs
A design house for recycling plastic waste in an impactful and attractive manner.
Earth Ethics
Earth Ethics is a 501(c)(3) organization whose primary purpose is to educate the public and increase awareness about environmental and social issues at local, regional, and global levels in an effort to engage, empower, and encourage public involvement towards positive resolutions. One of our campaigns is our Plastic Free/Plastic Less Campaign.
Ekatvam Plastic Recycling Services
Bulk pickup of plastic waste and CSR outreach programs to educate, promote awareness. Fulfillment of EPR obligations and sale of Recycled Pellets
Elk Packaging
We make flexible packaging for food, pet, etc from compostable films.
Environmental Association for Latin America EALA
EALA worked in the past with communities in Colombia and now works with local communities in Dominical, Costa Rica to clean beaches from plastic waste and bring about changes from plastic to paper packaging in supermarkets, etc.
European Research Institute
The European Research Institute (ERI) is a non-profit organization that works to promote research, education, communication and experimentation for innovation in science, strongly focused on plastic pollution and ocean literacy
Filoli Market
Low-waste grocery store franchise
Fil₂R
We sell sustainable water filters compatible with your existing water pitcher. We donate a portion of our proceeds to non profits that reduce plastic waste or provide clean drinking water to undeserved communities.
Final
At Final, our mission is to create reusable, responsibly made, badass products that reduce the need for plastics, empower individuals to change their buying habits, and raise awareness about the impacts of our everyday decisions.
Freewa Project d.o.o.
Freewa is a web platform, a mobile app for mapping free drinking water locations worldwide and an eco water bottle with a bag.
Global Plastic Action Partnership
The Global Plastic Action Partnership (GPAP) is an ambitious platform that aims to shape a more sustainable and inclusive world through eradicating plastic pollution.
Globally Speaking
Globally Speaking is a language school in Rome, Italy. We opted to remove our vending machine and provide all our students with water bottles to eliminate plastic in our school. We're committed to educating especially our younger learners as to the reasons for our choice.
Green Minds LLC
We work to bring awareness to current environmental issues and encourage educated sustainable practices. We are a local initiative open to those living, working or studying in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff.
Green Prophet
Eco news organization covering technology, art, culture, design and architecture.
Grounds Krewe
Grounds Krewe is a 501(c)(3) non-profit with a mission to promote waste prevention, recycling & sustainable products at New Orleans' special events.
GroupeSenghor
GSI focusses on circular economy initiatives and engages in advocacy, community outreach strategies, education and innovation to forster a cleaner, greener and healthier planet.
Hannah4Change
NGO dedicated to fighting plastic pollution, climate change, and supporting animal rights and youth empowerment.
Happy Ocean
Happy Ocean's vision involves activities that promote healthy oceans and a beautiful planet for years to come. We advocate for and educate about plastic reduction.
Hippie Haven
Hippie Haven is a zero waste store & community space in Rapid City, South Dakota. We offer refillable / reusable products, as well as a vast variety of free community resources,
Institute for Art and Innovation
The Institute for Art and Innovation e.V. was founded in 2017 in the conviction that the power of creativity, joint knowledge production and efforts based on partnership can promote positive transformations in society.
KGPeco
We've got the best new tech disposable eco-friendly cutlery and tableware on the planet. Bamboo fiber straws, cutlery, bamboo paper cups & bowls, wheat fiber cups & bowls
Leafico
Our full range of environmentally friendly, health conscious products are designed to simplify your life and help you adopt a more sustainable way of thinking. By working together, we can all make our planet a better place to live, play and grow…
Life Without Plastic
Educating about the harms of plastics and offering plastic-free essentials for your journey toward a zero waste lifestyle on our online store since 2006.
Los Angeles Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance
As an alliance of neighborhood councils working to advance sustainability and resilience across Los Angeles through advocacy, sharing of best practices, and community action, we work with the Reusable LA Coalition to reduce plastic pollution.
MADE SAFE
At MADE SAFE we look at all aspects of toxicity when we screen a product’s ingredients. We consider human health and environmental harm as well as animal and aquatic life harm.
MYX Drinks
Custom Beverage Kiosk requiring you bring your own container
Made Without Plastic
We want to show everyone how easy it can be to live a plastic-free lifestyle. Our web-app makes it easy to find plastic-free alternatives.
Marine Education Center
The Marine Education Center is an organization dedicated to education, preserving and exhibiting information for the community on the unique Long Island Sound ecosystem. We do weekly programs open to the public as well as school programs/large groups etc.
Nadi Marketing
Nadi Marketing is an eco-conscious marketing agency specializing in social impact strategy, strategic partnerships, and content creation for small to medium-sized businesses. We are more than just a marketing agency, we believe that businesses play an important role in changing our social and economic climate.
Nelson Naturals Inc.
Plastic-Free is one of Nelson Naturals main company ethos and has been since day one way back in 2012. We are actively helping to divert millions of plastic tubes from our oceans and landfills.
Nipe Fagio
Nipe Fagio (NF) is a civil society organisation founded in 2013. We aim to empower the civil society, the private sector and government to build lasting change towards turning Tanzania into a clean and sustainable country, conscious through education of its role on waste management and reduction of pollution.
Non Toxic Revolution
Non Toxic Revolution's mission is to inform, educate and inspire young people to revolt against the dangers of toxic chemicals in their environment and food supply.
NuOceans ltd.
NuOceans focuses on reducing the huge amount of unrecyclable plastic pollution caused by the 3 billion pairs of flip flops produced annually. We reuse this waste to create new and circular pairs of sandals.
Oceana
Oceana, founded in 2001, is the largest international advocacy organization focused solely on ocean conservation. 
Oceanic Global
Oceanic Global is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that engages new audiences in ocean conservation. We tap into universal passions to raise awareness for issues impacting our oceans and to provide individual and industry solutions that drive positive change.
One Less
#OneLess was established in 2016 to reduce London’s single-use plastic footprint and tackle ocean plastic pollution at source. Our aim is to change the way people in London access and drink water, ending the reign of single-use plastic water bottles.
Open Water
Open Water is on a mission to be the most sustainable bottled water on the planet. We use aluminum bottles and cans to eliminate the need for plastic bottles and caps, donate to ocean conservation organizations through 1% for the Planet, and are the first and only certified Climate Neutral bottled water brand.
Orissa State Volunteers and Social Workers Association OSVSWA
Orissa State Volunteers and Social Workers Association OSVSWA is working so many developmental sector field, hence here a environmental factor concerned i think we can work this on sanitation and menstrual hygiene by creating awareness in our working area to replace it with biodegradable products.
Passage Nautical Enterprises
We are a yachting business with a huge commitment to the environment, especially reducing plastic pollution. We work to eliminate all single use plastics and moved to all paper based containers and non-polluting supplies.
Planeteer
Our mission is to reduce the dependency society has on one-time use plastics by offering an edible option.
Plastic Free Curriculum
We go to schools to give presentations to students grades pre-k-12. We do teachers professional development meetings to teach them how to teach Plastic Pollution.
Plastic Free Pledge
Put an end to the senseless waste that is single-use plastic. Through campaigning, education and political lobbying, we can create institutional change and put an end to this growing problem.
Plastic Free Seas
We focus on education. We teach not only about the problems but also the solutions people need to take on and push for, to reduce the scourge of plastic pollution in Hong Kong and beyond.
Plastic Oceans UK
Plastic Oceans UK, established in 2009, was the first NGO to raise awareness about the impact of plastic pollution on our ocean. Our work is based on proven science and our own experience. We inspire people to make real-life positive changes to prevent ocean plastic pollution.
Plastic Soup Foundation
We call out the industry and government where they fall short. Our recent work in this field includes campaigns on microplastics and the health effects of plastic waste, and especially our Plastic Health Summit.
Plastic-Free Hackney
We are a local campaign group committed to reducing the use of harmful plastics in our borough. we aim to do this through a number of different ways including education in schools, awareness events, workshops and talks as well as lobbying local and national government to implement changes.
Plastic-Free MKE
Plastic-Free MKE is a collective of Milwaukee area non-profit organizations, government agencies, businesses, and dedicated volunteers. Plastic-Free MKE is working to keep plastic waste out of the environment, particularly our waterways.
Poppits
We are launching a line of new toothpaste pods this year called Poppits. They come in an aluminum tub and have no plastic packaging. No tube and no mess. Fantastic and zero-plastic.
Precycle
Precycle is a zero waste grocery store selling sustainably sourced food products plastic free.
Project Manaia
Marine Conservation NGO running grassroots research and citizen science programs as well as outreach in the waterspouts community and schools across Europe
Queen of Raw
Fabric production is one of the world’s worst polluters, and it wastes water at an alarming rate. Queen of Raw’s online marketplace matches buyers and sellers of unused fabric globally, offering a direct process powered by blockchain and machine learning to keep unused textiles out of landfills and turn pollution into profit.
Refillery LA
A mobile refill station offering bulk personal care and home cleaning supplies such as dish soap, laundry detergent, shampoo, conditioner and more. Find them at pop-ups around town or schedule a house call.
Reusable Planet
At Reusable Planet, our mission is to reduce to the amount of single-use plastic used and produced by educating people on the environmental, health and long-term consequences of plastic and microplastics and advocating for action from our politicians and corporates.
Ripple Vodka
Ripple Vodka is a new ultra-premium, gluten-free vodka that empowers those who enjoy it to help cleanse oceans simply by enjoying a drink. Each drop becomes a Ripple for the betterment of our oceans.
SPI SESSIONS
SPI SESSIONS Summer Camps teaches kids rad new sports like surfing and paddle boarding while promoting environmental stewardship. Our program connects children with nature through sport and includes education about real world problems (and solutions) concerning plastic pollution and climate change.
Samudra Skin & Sea
Samudra Skin & Sea was born from a desire to bring the regenerative properties of seaweed to a healthy line of nourishing skincare. We collaborate with Blue Business Council, 5 Gyres, Plastic Pollution Coalition, Berkeley’s Ecology Center, and UPSTREAM Solutions on plastic pollution reduction efforts.
Sanibel Sea School
Sanibel Sea School's mission is to improve the ocean's future, one person at a time and works towards this through experiential, hands-on marine science education. Our goal is that these experiences will create behavior changes in individuals, such as reducing the use of single-use disposable plastics.
Save Our Seas
Since 2003, the Save Our Seas Foundation has been dedicated to protecting life in our oceans, especially sharks and rays. We support passionate and innovative researchers, conservationists and educators around the globe by funding their projects and helping them to tell important scientific and environmental stories.
SeaStrawUSA
SeaStrawUSA is a one-stop shop for eco-friendly organizations who need reusable or disposable straws. Completely organic. Aluminum Reusable/Recyclable or Vegan Paper Straws that last over 2 hours. Both made in USA!
Shuki
Shuki is a California-based social impact company hyper-focused on eliminating plastic pollution.
SmartBins
Package-free product delivery systems for bulk food and everyday essentials.
Sustainable Seas Trust
We are a science-based organisation that works to protect Africa’s marine resources for the benefit of all who live on the continent. Our goal is to have zero plastics into the Seas of Africa.
Sustainable Works
Sustainable Works partners with cities, businesses, organizations, and educational institutions in LA County in order to help them reach their sustainability goals.
Terracycle
TerraCycle® is a social enterprise Eliminating the Idea of Waste®. In 21 countries, we tackle the issue from many angles. We have found that nearly everything we touch can be recycled and collect typically non-recyclable items through national, first-of-their-kind recycling platforms.
The Bountiful Bag
We upcycle plastic waste from the beer and entertainment industries and convert them into durable every day products.
Vessel Revolution
Vessel is the first to positively disrupt the disposables industry. Our tech-enabled stainless steel reusable cup service is leading the industry with superior options to disposables.
Video Project
Video Project helps educators and communities harness the power of documentary film to empower and inspire action around critical social and environmental justice issues. Included among our offerings are the plastic pollution films Straws and Plastic is Forever.
Washed Ashore
We Create Art to Save the Sea! Washed Ashore builds and exhibits aesthetically powerful art to educate a global audience about plastic pollution in the ocean and waterways and spark positive changes in consumer habits.
WasteWhat & the Re-Up Refill Shop
WasteWhat is an environmental action organization, focused on providing ecological, low-waste services. Currently, our work revolves around plastic waste reduction, food access and security, and partnerships with grassroots organizations to support local justice initiatives.
World Without Obstacles
W.W.O is a registered non-profit international organization working to promote inter-cultural understanding, support the development of deprived communities and to address public health concerns around the world through education, health, culture and volunteer work.
Zero Waste Company
Zero Waste Company is a woman-owned sustainability consulting firm established in 2012 specialized in developing and implementing waste minimization programs that reduce the environmental impact of any event. We consult with our client during the planning phase of the project to help reduce operational inefficiencies and wasteful practices. On average, we help our clients divert about 80% of their waste from the landfill.
Zero Waste Washington
Zero Waste Washington drives policy change for a healthy and waste-free world. We envision a just, equitable, and sustainable future where we all produce, consume, and reuse responsibly. We seek to make systematic changes that have lasting impact.
ecoMedSupply
ecoMedSupply has been selling medical and health-related supplies that are as eco-friendly as possible. The problem of plastics is foremost on our minds.
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