Event Information

Towards a Plastic Free St Andrews

4 months ago by Jane Kell

Agenda for the Launch Event 
29 JUNE 2019, Fife Council Building, St. Mary’s Place
 
10am – 12noon 
Workshop on ‘Raising a family plastic free’
Info stall on the ‘Towards a Plastic Free St. Andrews’ initiative
Info stall on what businesses can do to become single-use plastic free
Sustainable products available for sale
Beeswax wrap workshop
Reusing plastic containers for planting 
 
12.30 - 3.30pm
12.30 – 1.00pm: Presentation on the ‘Towards a Plastic Free St. Andrews’ initiative – Al Clark, Environmental Officer, University of St. Andrews
1.00 – 2.00pm:  Presentation on the ‘Impact of primary plastic pollution at the Firth of Forth’ by Dr. Allison Reeves & Susanne Grimes
2.00 – 2.45pm: Presentation on ‘Plastic Free Anstruther working towards gaining Plastic Free status’ Alice Pearson
3.45 – 3.30pm: Presentation on ‘Plastics Campaign by Greenpeace’ - Sally Romilly, Greenpeace Dundee Group
 
3.30pm – 4.15pm
Awards ceremony to businesses which have achieved SAS objectives towards becoming single-use plastic free:
 
Cromar’s Restaurant
The Cheesy Toast Shack
The Golf Museum Café 
The Cottage Garden
Combini
Costa Coffee
St. Andrews Brewing Company
 
4.15 – 4.30pm 
Quiz
 
4.30pm – 5pm 
Raffle prizes will be announced
 
5 – 6pm
Info stall on the ‘Towards a Plastic Free St. Andrews’ initiative
Info stall on what businesses can do to become single-use plastic free
Sustainable products available for sale
 

The event will be taking place on Jun 29, 2019 at 10:00 AM

The event location is Local Council Office, St Marys Place