Plastic Free July
Plastic Free July is a global movement that helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution – so we can have cleaner streets, oceans, and beautiful communities.
You can take part by by choosing to refuse single-use plastics. The movement has inspired over 250 million participants in 177 countries. Making a small change makes a big difference! You can find a full list of tips on the 'Plastic Free July' website.
The Skill mill has an environmental management policy which has a goal for zero waste. The Skill Mill is now supplying face masks which use only 100% natural materials, and there is no waste in the production process.
The demand for face masks from the public has been escalating during the Covid-19 pandemic. You can read the most up to date Government guidance by clicking here. Worryingly there is already evidence of plastic pollution caused by disposable face masks. Choose a reusable mask this 'Plastic Free July'!