International Refill Day: start reusing to stop plastic!

While our dependency on plastic is out of control and our use of single-use plastics continues to rise, this Wednesday, June 16th, 2021 calls for World Refill Day. This day was created to normalize refilling and re-using, rather than using single-use plastics, is supported by the European NGOs coalition movement #wechoosereuse, in which Surfrider takes part, to reduce plastic pollution.

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