Local celebs pledge to give up plastic bags – Polity

‘More than 30 local celebrities and influencers will pledge to give up plastic shopping bags in July, backing the Rethink the Bag campaign’s latest initiative.

The Plastic-free July campaign kicked off at the Two Oceans Aquarium on Tuesday evening with big names such as Jack Parow and Roxy Louw in attendance.

“We’re spreading the message for people to try and reduce the amount of single-use plastic that they use – and in this case, the shopping bag in particular,” Aaniyah Omardien, founder of NPO the Beach Co-op, explained.’

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