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Dearbhail H
I pledge to completely remove carrier bags and plastic straws from my life by September 2022. I will always use reusable bags or paper bags and drink straight from the cup/bottle. 03/08/2022
Maria McLaughlin
I pledge to stop using plastic straws and ear buds 03/08/2022
Laura McGauley
I pledge to remove single use plastic bags from my life by January 2023. Any that come with online food deliveries, I will be sending those back with Ocado who recycle the bags.

I will wherever possible get rid of plastic bottles for drinks, and keep using my metal flask.

I will attempt to buy produce not in plastic wrappers.

I will have less takeaway as they use single use plastic containers, and if possible, reuse their containers for meal prep.
28/07/2022
Lorraine See
I pledge to reduce the number of carrier bags that I purchase by bringing my own reusable bags when shopping. 25/07/2022
Sheila Adams
By March 2022, I pledge that my family will have reduced their use of single use plastics by at least 90%.
Our main consumption of plastic comes from buying bottles of water. We will have a water purifier installed and completely stop using plastic in this form.
22/07/2022
Brenda O'Neill
Always use reusable shopping bags, use my reusable bottle for water and take a cup with me for takeaway coffee. I recycle all my plastic packaging by returning it to Tesco. 22/07/2022
Siubon Lynn
I pledge by July 2023 to have challenged every establishment I use, to move to greener options, including serving outdoor coffee at cafes in a normal cup, instead of a disposable one. I pledge to only use my own reusable carrier bags, and use reusable bottles for water. 21/07/2022
Shona Ritchie
I pledge to take my reusable coffee cup with me so I can avoid using SUP cups. 29/06/2022
Eireann Lancaster
Reduce plastic 07/06/2022
Keego investments ltd
We pledge to completely remove take away cups from our business by July 2022 06/06/2022
B Donnelly
Plastic bags wipe out 02/06/2022
Islandmagee Primary School
As a school, we pledge to completely eliminate the use of single use plastic water bottles from our canteen by September 2022. 30/05/2022
Ciaran McLaughlin
I will continue to reduce use of single use plastics, and any packaging I can avoid 27/05/2022
Sarah Clarke
Reuse shopping bags and not buy any plastic beverage bottles and use my own bottle. 24/05/2022
Edward Byrne
To get a rubbish picker and collect rubbish while on walks and recycle what I can 24/05/2022

Current Leadership Board

1 Siubon Lynn
I pledge by July 2023 to have challenged every establishment I use, to move to greener options, including serving outdoor coffee at cafes in a normal cup, instead of a disposable one. I pledge to only use my own reusable carrier bags, and use reusable bottles for water. 21/07/2022
2 Patricia McWilliams
I pledge to continue to reduce and ban many more single use plastics and plastic in general to help fight this unending and destructive plastic war affecting our wonderful planet. We all have a responsibility to do all we can. 28/03/2022
3 Eireann Lancaster
Reduce plastic 07/06/2022
4 Seven Makes
As a company producing environmentally friendly products, I commit to doubling down on my efforts to reduce waste and to ensure any new materials I buy are locally and ethically sourced where possible.

In 2022, I pledge to maintain this ethos and to work with local fabric suppliers who are able to provide products without plastic wrapping. I'm also starting to use vinyl and will only be using non PVC vinyl that is vegan friendly.
03/02/2022
5 B Donnelly
Plastic bags wipe out 02/06/2022
6 Shona Ritchie
I pledge to take my reusable coffee cup with me so I can avoid using SUP cups. 29/06/2022
7 Megan Fitch
I pledge to try and use less plastics from veg in the grocery store through seeking local vendors. 26/02/2022
8 Laura McGauley
I pledge to remove single use plastic bags from my life by January 2023. Any that come with online food deliveries, I will be sending those back with Ocado who recycle the bags.

I will wherever possible get rid of plastic bottles for drinks, and keep using my metal flask.

I will attempt to buy produce not in plastic wrappers.

I will have less takeaway as they use single use plastic containers, and if possible, reuse their containers for meal prep.
28/07/2022
9 Emma Mccullough
I pledge to have carrier bags out of my life by June 2022. I already have bags for life and I pledge to always have them handy and not at home!!!! 16/03/2022
10 Edward Byrne
To get a rubbish picker and collect rubbish while on walks and recycle what I can 24/05/2022
11 Jemma Davies
I pledge to always use a reusable cup for takeaway drinks. I will not purchase a drink if I don't have my cup with me. 11/02/2022
12 Tali Wilson
I pledge to continue growig my own food, no more plastic containers for tomatoes by 2023! 26/02/2022
13 Joanne Rea
I pledge to reduce my use of single use plastics further! 26/02/2022
14 Banbridge Nursery School
As a Nursery, we pledge to always use reusable bags for life for our snack shopping and will always encourage parents to use these when bringing items into school. We will continue to complete our daily eco jobs which involve recycling as much as we can and emptying the smaller recycling bins into the larger recycling bin outside. We will also ensure to put all compostable items into our outdoor composter. As a staff, we will ensure to use reusable water bottles and containers in school and will also make sure that we are reducing paper. Furthermore, we will send all correspondence to parents via email or Seesaw to reduce the need to use paper and will ask parents to return information digitally. 27/04/2022
15 Brenda O'Neill
Always use reusable shopping bags, use my reusable bottle for water and take a cup with me for takeaway coffee. I recycle all my plastic packaging by returning it to Tesco. 22/07/2022
16 Charlie Rose
I pledge to completely remove lollipop sticks from my life by June 2022. 26/02/2022
17 Jack Morgan
I will focus on not purchasing any more balloons going forward. This will be tough as I'm a suckered for a good balloon arch but it needs to be done. 26/02/2022
18 Moneynick Primary School
As a school we pledge to reduce or remove the use of single use plastics and promote awareness to reduce single use plastic both in school and at home. 23/03/2022
19 Peter Donaldson
We plan to completely remove takeaway cups from our life by purchasing reusable cups. 21/04/2022
20 Riana Mallon
When shopping, I already try to reduce plastic packaging. This is sometimes unavoidable.
I pledge to do even more to combat this, like writing to local and corporate organisations when I see they are using excessive amounts of signal use plastic.
01/02/2022
21 Kat O'Reilly
I pledge to remember to take my reusable coffee cup everywhere, and to consistently reduce my purchase of fruit & vegetables in plastic packaging by purchasing plastic free from my local farm shop, and to reduce my purchase of packaged biscuits cakes and breads buy making more homemade. By my 30th in August! 15/03/2022
22 Ciaran McLaughlin
I will continue to reduce use of single use plastics, and any packaging I can avoid 27/05/2022
23 H Montgomery Watson
To be more aware about our environment and demand change that will improve it for the better 14/01/2022
24 Caroline McGaughey
I pledge to reduce plastic food packages 30/03/2022
25 Drumnamoe Nursery School
I pledge that we will try to find a way to send home clothes in a reusable bag instead of a plastic one . 11/01/2022
26 Paula Mainie
I pledge to continue to reduce and reuse to avoid unnecessary waste and minimise my Carbon footprint 26/02/2022
27 Lighthouse Bar and Grill
To continue to monitor and reduce our plastic footprint 10/02/2022
28 St. Mary's PS Killyclogher
I pledge to reduce or remove the use of single use plastic disposable items within our school by 31st August 2023.
I pledge to continually promote awareness to reduce our school's plastic footprint.
10/03/2022
29 Terrie McWilliams
I pledge to remember my canvass bags before going shopping and to remember my take away cup when I go to a coffee shop. 15/02/2022
30 Ulidia Integrated College
We pledge as students and a school to use reusable water bottles instead of single-use, change our bins to stop rubbish overflow, reduce our use of poly pockets and laminations, encourage and recycle stationary and advertise reusable uniform sales. 14/01/2022
31 Bronwen Haire
I pledge to try to avoid plastic food packaging or to recycle it where possible in 2022 & onward. 12/04/2022
32 Sheila Adams
By March 2022, I pledge that my family will have reduced their use of single use plastics by at least 90%.
Our main consumption of plastic comes from buying bottles of water. We will have a water purifier installed and completely stop using plastic in this form.
22/07/2022
33 Stephen Picken
I pledge by the end of 2022 I will have reduced or banned all plastic I use currently 01/01/2022
34 St John the Baptist’s College
We pledge to completely remove single-use plastics in our school. We will have reusable containers and reusable cutlery. We will not use balloons, plastic bags and other damaging plastics in the school. 31/01/2022
35 Rosalind Skillen
I pledge to completely remove single-use coffee cups from my life in 2022. Instead, I will use my reusable keep cup. I will also do my best to shop in my local zero waste store, and eliminate unnecessary plastic packaging e.g. fruit/veg 15/02/2022
36 Ian Humphreys
I will regularly use my refillable water bottle and carry cup to reduce use of plastic bottles and single use cups, and will continue to use reusable bags as the norm. 11/02/2022
37 Ruth Clarke
Only use reusable bags. Only use metal or paper straws 11/05/2022
38 Andrea Loughran
Rethink on wrappers 09/03/2022
39 Samantha Hyde
I pledge I will completely remove plastic straws by March 2022. I will only use paper straws if necessary. 01/02/2022
40 St Clare’s abbey
I pledge to reuse plastic bottles.
02/03/2022
41 Ethan Malone
I pledge to pick up plastic 3 days a week and 20 times a month. 02/03/2022
42 Karen Lawson
I pledge that if I ever forget my reuseable coffee cup, that I will go without rather than use a takeaway cup again 02/03/2022
43 Ezra Hume
I pledge to have banned some plastics from my life ASAP. I will review this periodically throughout 2022. 26/02/2022
44 Margaret McGuire
I will make an effort to be more aware of plastics I use and reduce my usage 12/05/2022
45 Alison Story
I pledge to reduce the amount of beverage bottles used by the end of 2022 07/02/2022
46 Samantha Irwin
I will pledge to be better at household waste. 07/02/2022
47 Lorraine See
I pledge to reduce the number of carrier bags that I purchase by bringing my own reusable bags when shopping. 25/07/2022
48 I McIntosh
Get reusable cotton buds and reduce the amount of plastic cotton buds that I use over a short period of time. 14/01/2022
49 Brooklands Nursery Unit
As a Nursery we pledge to use bags for life for our shopping. We will use compostible bags ( rather than plastic) to send wet clothing home.We will recycle as many packets and wrappers as we can in our dry mixed recycling bin eg.aerosols,card,paper etc.We will put leaves,banana skins & apple cores into our outdoor composter and we ask parents to sign up to our See-saw (communications App) so that we may reduce paper through letter communication instead. We will plant trees in our garden area and we will 'Adopt a Spot' outdoors to encourage the visiting of wildlife. 13/11/2021
50 Nicholas Davis
Reduction in Plastic use and pledge to purchase more sustainable packaging 26/02/2022
51 Peter Davis
Stop using takeaway cups/ containers. 26/02/2022
52 Mohamed Elshikh
Pledge to reduce my plastic usage by 2025 26/02/2022
53 Elaine McCombe
I pledge to reduce use of single-use plastic bottles for cleaning products. 21/10/2021
54 Drew Bronner
I will reduce plastic bags and use reusable bags and a reusable water bottle. 05/11/2021
55 Orla McGrady
I pledge to stop using plastic bags 16/11/2021
56 Harry McAleevey
I pledge to use less beverage bottles that are plastic. 02/03/2022
57 Niamh Devine
To not get new plastic cutlery as much. 27/01/2022
58 Rowandale Farm
We are a Farm in the Glens Of Antrim bottling our own milk in our Glass Reusable bottles. We do doorstep delivery and take the bottles back, clean and refill them for the next delivery.

We also butcher our own meats and deliver them to our customers doorstep. We hope to move to eco packaging for all our products in the near future.

Our deliveries take place between 3am and 9am to avoid day to day traffic creating a more efficient delivery service that produces a much smaller carbon footprint.
26/10/2021
59 Catherine Hamill
I pledge to reduce my single use plastics by 2023. 26/02/2022
60 St Pius X College
To eliminate the use of ballons in all parties and celebrations 25/04/2022
61 Mark Irwin
I pledge to be better at household recycling by March 2022 07/02/2022
62 Eileen Perry
I will thoroughly recycle where I can at home and in the workplace 25/03/2022
63 Helen Coulter
Try to continue as I am, using as little plastic as possible, wearing and knitting natural fibres. Takeaway cup us is up because of Covid but that too will pass. 03/11/2021
64 Colette Connor
I pledge to continue to reduce more general packaging and bathroom/kitchen single use bottles. 01/10/2021
65 Gala Podgornik
I pledge to reduce the amount of plastic in take away items and plan better when going out of the house. 26/02/2022
66 Carmen Estrada
Trying to remove unnecessary plastics from day to day life. Mostly try to refuse and always recycling.
Explore second hand clothing.
26/02/2022
67 Gerry Gourley
In this year (2022) I will only use reusable carrier bags. 05/02/2022
68 Jenna Potter
I pledge to only use reusable cups when I go out particularly if I go for a coffee or else I will not be able to have one. This is the same for beverage bottles, I will only use my reusable bottle. I also pledge to reduce my purchases that come wrapped in plastic. 17/02/2022
69 St Patrick's Primary School, Ballymaghery
At St Patrick's we're committed to reducing and eliminating the use of any single-use plastics within school. We encourage the use of reusable water bottles and lunch boxes for both pupils and staff thus reducing use of cling film and plastic food bags.

We have banned the future purchasing of balloons and plastic straws at school for art activites, fundraisers or events.
01/02/2022
70 Bethany Railton
I pledge to reduce my use of plastic bags hopefully fully stopping by this year 14/01/2022
71 Cranmore Integrated Primary School
We will reduce the number of disposable food containers used during school pack lunches. Parents and children will be encouraged to use reuseable containers to send lunch items to school to reduce the amount of plastic waste we have during lunchtimes. 28/02/2022
72 Nicole Kaniuga
To stop using so much plastics. 27/01/2022
73 Andy kenny
All plastics will be removed. 26/02/2022
74 Sarah Jordan
I need to make a conscious effort to reduce the amount of plastic I use. 26/02/2022
75 Laura Mockeviciute
Pledge to ban plastic bottles and bags. 22/09/2021
76 Trish Fox
Sodastream in use; cloth carrier bags in use; Splosh refill system for all soap, shampoo & cleaners; recyclable toothbrush heads from LiveCoCo; but the area I really struggle with is shopping! So hard to avoid food in plastic so I am going to make an extra effort to cut plastic use in my food items starting now (Oct 2021). 07/10/2021
77 Saint Johns PS
We in Saint Johns are going to continue to make sure we only use our reusable bottles supplied to us by Water NI and try and reduce food container waste going forward. 09/05/2022
78 Rosie Ferguson
We will reduce using balloons. We will also use less packets and wrappers. 07/03/2022
79 Aisling O'Connor
I am going to sew myself a large select-ion of cloth bags to end my use of single-use plastic bags. 01/09/2021
80 Brooklands Primary School
We pledge to remove all plastic water bottles and plastic cups by the end of this school year, where most children and staff use reusable bottles for drinks. Regards our water machine within the staffroom; whilst most staff fill water into their reusable bottles, we are seeking to swap the supply of plastic cups that are provided for paper cones the next time a delivery is made. We pledge to reduce waste from packets and wrappers by purchasing items with no or minimal packaging when purchasing items ourselves, such as for breakfast club and after-schools club, and by asking parents to send food into school in reusable tubs that go home to be washed. We are asking parents to stop the use of plastic bags when sending food in for pupils' snacks and lunches and we are sending all yogurt pots home to be washed and reused or recycled. In our dinner hall all cutlery is metal and all cups are reusable. 16/11/2021
81 MCE
At MCE, we pledge to reduce our plastic consumption. We are aiming to use reusable coffee cups and bottles, reduce the amount of plastic packaging by switching to loose & recyclable products, use lunch boxes over plastic bags and encourage all staff members to reduce plastic use overall. 15/02/2022
82 Dearbhail H
I pledge to completely remove carrier bags and plastic straws from my life by September 2022. I will always use reusable bags or paper bags and drink straight from the cup/bottle. 03/08/2022
83 Avril Hutchinson
I pledge to try and further reduce or if possible ban beverage bottles by end of 2021. 29/09/2021
84 Ona McLaughlin
I will pledge takeaway cups and plastic straws 27/01/2022
85 Danika Sheppard
I pledge to reduce my use of single use coffee cups and plastic drinks bottles by 2025 26/02/2022
86 Fountain Primary School
In Fountain Primary School, we pledge to reduce our single-use plastic. We will be using reuseable bottles and will do are best to reduce the use of cling film in our lunches and break time snacks. We will use less food bag that are single-use. 25/01/2022
87 Ballycastle Integrated PS
We pledge to significantly reduce the use of single use plastics, in particular single use water bottles by June 2023. We will use more resuabe containers for our lunches and refillable waterbottles. 09/03/2022
88 Lewis Arthurs
Stop using single-use plastic. 03/11/2021
89 Faye Swann
Reduce plastic 14/01/2022
90 A Irvine
To reduce the amount of cotton buds I use over a short period of time. 14/01/2022
91 Tracy Doole
I pledge to educate my patients on using more environmental friendly oral health products and encourage and collect for recycling schemes. 29/10/2021
92 D Ross
I pledge to buy most, if not all, of my fruit and vegetables loose and not in plastic wrapping/packaging by Spring of 2022. 10/09/2021
93 Rebekah Conn
I will try to reduce the amount of packets and wrappers coming into my household by swapping to more sustainable options by next year. 25/11/2021
94 And Relax NI
I pledge to remove all single-use plastic bottles by end of year. 09/09/2021
95 Anna Louise Jellie
I pledge to eliminate as much plastic as possible from my daily life. 25/10/2021
96 Kathryn George
11/05/2022
97 Stephen Gourley
I pledge to use fruit bags instead of the plastic bags 22/02/2022
98 Andrew Duke
I am going to try not to use plastic as much as I do. 03/11/2021
99 Lucie-mai Donnelly
I am going to stop using plastic plates. 03/11/2021
100 Cara Madigan
I pledge to reuse plastic bottles. 02/03/2022
101 Siobhan Strong
I will remove carrier bags from my life and bring reusable ones every time I shop and keep them handy. 13/10/2021
102 James Crummey
I pledge to try and reduce my carbon footprint by reducing the use of disposable, single use plastics where I can. 26/02/2022
103 Brea Keenan
I pledge to reduce single use plastics by 2023. 26/02/2022
104 Joanne McWilliams
I pledge to stop using takeaway cups and use my own 07/02/2022
105 Kellie Forbes
I pledge to cut out wrappers and continue to reduce takeaway cups ! 21/09/2021
106 Abigail Graham
I pledge to no longer purchase items in packets and wrappers that are unnecessary and or that cannot be recycled by 2023.
I pledge to only buy non plastic teabags from now on.
21/10/2021
107 BELMONT PRIMARY SCHOOL
WE AIM TO HAVE ALL SINGLE USE CUTLERY AND WATER BOTTLES GONE BY JUNE 2022. WE ALSO AIM TO REDUCE PLASTIC BAGS AND NON RE-USEABLE CONTAINERS 08/03/2022
108 Elodie Flenniau
I pledge to keep pushing further our war against waste and keep educating our kids and hopefully inspire other to make the jump. 03/07/2021
109 Maeve Donnelly
I plan to reduce the amount of plastic wrappers and unnecessary plastic coming into my home. 01/09/2021
110 Glenn Gilkinson
I'm going to continue to be more aware what plastic packaging, etc it comes with when buying food, drinks, etc. I have stopped buying takeaway coffee from the cafes because they always put it in a plastic cup. Instead I drink it at their establishment or drink my own coffee at work. I always do my best to take bags with me when going to the supermarket, I rarely forget to do this now. My commitment is to never forget. 17/10/2021
111 Claire Leonard
I pledge to continue to reduce my consumption of SUP food packets and wrappers, buying loose fruit and vegetables when I can. I pledge to continue to use my eco-cup exclusively. I have already made zero-waste switches to all toiletries but will look for more opportunities to go plastic-free in the kitchen & pantry. Fast fashion is out! I will only buy natural or recycled fabrics from now on to reduce textile waste. 15/07/2021
112 St Clare's Abbey Primary School
We pledge to use re useable bags instead of plastic bags. We will fill our water bottles every day to bring to school instead of buying a new bottle each day. We will bring our food containers home from school, wash them and use them again the next day. 02/03/2022
113 Sarai Murillo
I promise I will only buy fruits and vegetables without plastic bags 28/09/2021
114 Donna Mackey
Remember to take my reusable cup with me. 11/07/2021
115 Strabane Controlled Primary School
Pupils and staff at Strabane Primary School pledge to reduce the amount of plastic waste in our school by June 2022. We aim to reduce the use of plastic carrier bags and bottles and will endeavour to bring reusable bags and bottles to school. We will also endeavour to use reusable food containers in order to limit plastic waste within our school. 08/03/2022
116 Violet McKeown
I pledge to stop using one-use coffee cups. I will carry my own cup with me at all times 04/10/2021
117 Eoin Murray
Straws and takeaway cups. 03/11/2021
118 Helen Tomb
To further reduce my use of single use plastic and encourage other to do so too. 15/06/2021
119 Claire Bull
I pledge to reduce our consumption of plastic food packaging e.g. crisp packets, ceareal bar wrapping, cereal boxes etc. We try to buy from the refill shop when possible or look for items in paper or cardboard. I've already got rid of tin foil and cling film from the kitchen by using wax wraps and silicon sheets. I'm plastic free in the bathroom apart from toothpaste - just haven't found the one yet to help me give up regular toothpaste but I'll keep trying. My son and I have been doing local litter picks its great to get them educated young. 15/07/2021
120 Lucy Cartwright
I will pledge to live a completely plastic free lifestyle in 2022, I want to store any plastic in a 15/07/2021
121 Catherine Johnston
To keep looking for ways to reduce plastic use in our home. We have already ditched clingfilm, sandwich bags and straws, and buy toilet roll wrapped in paper, not plastic. We have also switched to bar soap from pump bottles. I want to move to solid shampoo. 30/07/2021
122 Michelle M
In 2022 I promse to stop usin plastic bags
and pickup 10 pieces of plastic
02/03/2022
123 Rebecca Telford
I will pledge to reduce my use of cotton buds and use more reusable food containers 14/01/2022
124 M McMullan
To reduced my use of plastic straws because paper straws are very bad so I need to carry a metal straw. 14/01/2022
125 Shannon Patterson
I pledge to have refillable cleaning products and reduce the plastic under my sink! 11/09/2021
126 Nicholas Horne
I pledge to use less plastic each year driving towards using no single-use plastic by 2030. 26/02/2022
127 Martina Byrne
I pledge to bring my own bags every time I shop starting today 26/02/2022
128 Marian Doran
To continue to reduce single-use plastic coming in to our household. To reuse all plastic as much as possible and to recycle whenever possible. 24/07/2021
129 Susie Gilkinson
Minimize use of any plastic 06/05/2021
130 Megan Pagendam
I will try not to use single-use plastic. 03/11/2021
131 Gareth Lamrock
I pledge to remove plastic food containers and takeaway cups and packaging from my life by April 2022. 02/09/2021
132 The Greener Guru
I pledge to keep my business free from any single-use plastic items and free from plastic packaging. All items sold by my business are with the aim to reduce people's plastic waste and to encourage people to reuse plastic and support small local businesses. 15/05/2021
133 Rebekah Moore
Reduce my use of plastic bottles 14/01/2022
134 Brian Ervine
I pledge to eliminate plastic use where possible and re use or recycle any plastic that I do use. 28/09/2021
135 Cara Johnston
I pledge to recycle all packets and wrappers where possible starting from today. I pledge to reduce the number of takeaway drinks I get and use a keep cup where possible. 13/10/2021
136 Rachel Vaughan
I pledge to continually educate myself on the environmental impacts of our waste, determine and action steps that will allow me to reduce my own individual waste. This includes refusing single use items such as carrier bags, cups, bottles, textiles and packaging. 24/08/2021
137 Wendy Afonso-Cole
I pledge to try to eliminate packets/wrappers and food containers by buying foods such as fruit and veg from farm shops rather than supermarkets and researching what I can refill and reuse. 06/09/2021
138 Ciara Gourley
I pledge to only use reusable shopping bags in the future. 22/02/2022
139 Sarah Goodwin
I pledge to stop using takeaway cups completely by march 2022 by always having a reusable cup with me on the go. 18/09/2021
140 Alison Adams
I pledge to make every effort to avoid buying single-use plastics. 03/07/2021
141 Lily Loves
As a new business I am starting as I mean to go on and not purchasing any plastic based postage bags. Any that are received will be reused when posting orders. 15/04/2021
142 Natalia A
I promise I will reuse things. 02/03/2022
143 Victoria Seviour-crockett
I will stop buying takeaway food in plastic containers from now on. 29/09/2021
144 Mark McKeon
I pledge to research single use plastics and adjust my lifestyle accordingly with my mum 13/05/2022
145 Sandra Patterson
I pledge to reduce plastic in my house by buying plastic-free stationary for the return to school. 24/07/2021
146 Roisin Sheehan
I pledge not to purchase any new straws or plastic cotton buds and to endeavour to use supermarket soft plastic recycling schemes. 21/10/2021
147 Louise Andrews
I pledge to make an extra effort everyday to reduce the amount of waste I produce 05/07/2021
148 Bathe Botanicals
As a business we hoped to be plastic free by 2022. However some of our butters come packaged in plastic wrap so I will source alternatives. 04/09/2021
149 Tori McVittie
I pledge to always carry reusable shopping bags in my car and handbag. 04/09/2021
150 Rachael Rodgers
I pledge to recycle and not replace and plastic bags food containers and any other plastic products that have eco friendly alternatives by 2022 15/07/2021
151 Ruth Lawrence
I pledge to significantly reduce my use of household plastic bottles by using my local refill shop, by April 2022 13/10/2021
152 Marwa Alberro
I would like to pledge to stop using plastic bags. 13/01/2022
153 Lola Divin
I'm going to stop using plastic bottles. 27/01/2022
154 Bella Doherty
I pledge to try and be more kind to the world before my birthday (April 13th) to see my progress! 27/01/2022
155 Richard Weston
I pledge to reduce my use of single-use plastics by 2022. 26/02/2022
156 Seanna Owens
I pledge to stop buying all beverage bottles for the rest of the year August 2021 - December 2021. 09/08/2021
157 Arlene Irwin
I pledge to pick up plastic rubbish when I take my dog for a walk on the beach 07/02/2022
158 Rebecca McGuffin
I pledge to cut out using takeaway coffee cups by next summer. 02/09/2021
159 Bronagh Kirk
I pledge to stop using carrier bags by September 2021. I will only use the reusable bags I already have. 17/07/2021
160 Richard Gilmore
I pledge to get rid of takeaway cups as I already have a flask and just need to get into the habit of bringing it with me and asking for coffee in it at shops. 15/11/2021
161 Joel Lambert
I pledge to reduce using plastic carry bags. 02/03/2022
162 Luke Coyle
I plan to help my club and community reduce the use of all ailing leader use plastics for all our futures. 27/05/2021
163 Gerard Mehann
I'm going to purchase a bottle and bag and carry them in n the car 13/05/2022
164 Chris Walsh
My three pledges are:

- to eliminate purchases of bottled water completely henceforth;
- to recycle all plastic carrier bags in my possession by the end of the year, and bring the tote bags that I already own with me when shopping; and
- to cut down further on coffee takeaway cups by practising better mindfulness and time management, which will allow me to remember to leave the house with my keep cup.
08/11/2021
165 Eleanor McConnell
I pledge to totally stop using plastic carrier bags by April 2022 23/02/2022
166 Newbuildings Primary School
Newbuildings Primary School Eco Committee pledge to educate the importance of reducing, reusing and recycling plastic in our school. We will recycle plastic where possible. We will use reusable water bottles and containers. We will reduce the amount of plastic bags, packets and wrappers brought into school. 04/01/2022
167 Orlagh McNeill
I have tried to reduce my plastic previously however food is an area where this is difficult due to what is available. I pledge to buy food products without plastic packaging where possible and if I really can't get them without packaging, to only buy those that can be recycled. I have already stopped buying certain brands of pasta because the plastic can't be recycled so will do the same for all other food products used in our household by December 2021 17/09/2021
168 Zara Gribben
I am going to try to eliminate food containers from our home by reducing the amount of take away food we consume 01/07/2021
169 Doire Finn
To be a better recycler for the rest of the year 30/09/2021
170 Kings Road Nursery School
We pledge to reduce all unnecessary laminating from our school by Dec 2021, with items being laminated only when absolutely necessary. 28/05/2021
171 Firmus Energy
Firmus Energy is proud to supply all our staff with a reusable cup, glass bottle and cotton bag to support the reduction of single-use plastic waste. We're also delighted to support Air Ambulance NI; through our glass bottle monogram service, a charitable donation is made each time a staff member opts to personalise their glass bottle. 12/10/2021
172 KEADY GAA
We have taken the decision that from May 16th 2022 to ban the use of all plastic bottles and disposable cups from our complex and playing pitches 15/05/2022
173 Harry Woodside
I pledge to reduce using single use plastics and carrier bags. 13/05/2022
174 Diedre Beaumont
I will remove carrier bags by 2022 13/05/2022
175 Ian Boal
I want to try and buy recyclable packaged products so there is less single-use plastic being used. 22/09/2021
176 Margaret Graham
Completely remove plastic bags and plastic food containers 22/02/2022
177 Glenise Morgan
By December 2022 I pledge to reduce the plastic containers and equipment I use for cleaning products by 75%. I will not replace any that I already have with a plastic product unless there is no alternative. I will use a Refill centre wherever possible. 21/09/2021
178 Lyndsay Wright
Remove cotton buds/find a plastic-free alternative. 03/09/2021
179 Patricia Piorek
I pledge to completely remove plastic straws and plastic food containers. 03/11/2021
180 Shannen Hume
I pledge to have all my reduced items hopefully banned by 2023. I will work hard to make more conscious decisions and bring my reusable with me! 01/07/2021
181 Christopher Gourley
By 2023 I will begin to eliminate all listed above plastics from my daily life 01/02/2022
182 Chiara Trevisan-Fitzpatrick
I pledge to continue reducing plastic beauty products and buy plastic free option as I need to buy new ones. 30/07/2021
183 Sharon Smyth
I pledge to eliminate the use of takeaway cups 25/03/2021
184 Mary McNamee
I pledge to completely remove single-use plastic bags and to always use lifetime bags! 25/03/2021
185 Belfast Barge
I pledge to reduce plastic use as much as possible. 29/03/2022
186 Northern Engineering Ltd
I pledge to remove one use plastics from the business by 2030. 26/02/2022
187 Aoife de Bhál
I'm going to start bringing a re-usable coffee cup with me if I'm going out for coffee 09/02/2022
188 Sarah Clarke
Reuse shopping bags and not buy any plastic beverage bottles and use my own bottle. 24/05/2022
189 Emily Scholfield
I pledge to continue to reduce my plastic usage. I will find replacements for all single use plastics. 19/03/2021
190 Felix Foley
I pledge to help my club, Strabane Sigersons, to ban the use of single use plastic bottles within our club. 19/06/2021
191 Karen Hamilton
I pledge to buy refillable goods - i.e. shower gels etc which use less packaging. 04/08/2021
192 Niall Smyth
I will try really hard not to use plastic straws. 03/11/2021
193 Maxemoo Ltd
I pledge to endeavor to address plastics in line with legislation. 18/02/2022
194 Amy's
Continue to monitor the plastics in our homes and always aim to reduce 04/04/2022
195 Belfast High School EcoClub
Our school canteen only recently started using polystyrene containers and plastic cutlery for 'grab and go' service in the canteen throughout the global pandemic. This decision was made to keep everyone safe, allow social distancing and alleviate congestion during break and lunch times in the busiest area of the school. Belfast High School EcoClub Committee and Members pledge to work with the canteen staff and senior leadership aiming to ban this packaging and plastic cutlery ASAP. 02/04/2022
196 Alyson Kerr
I pledge to reduce my use of plastic bags and always have bags for life with me. To carry a reusable cup with me. 14/10/2021
197 Ballywhiskin Holiday Park Ltd
I pledge to engage the caravan park residents about the use single use plastics throughout the holiday season. 29/03/2022
198 Holy Cross Primary School
We pledge to reduce the use of the following plastic items in our school:
Balloons
Beverage Botttles
packets and wrappers
22/11/2021
199 Megan Mathers
This year of 2022 I will make sure to use less plastic and reuse more stuff, I will also pick up as much plastic and rubbish as I can hopefully 20, 25, 30 pieces a day! BECAUSE I DO NOT WANT TO KILL THE SEA!!! 09/03/2022
200 Oonah Stringer
I pledge to carry on with not using the items listed above and make more use of Refill Quarter plastic free shop. 18/03/2021
201 Pamela Jardine
I pledge to reduce beverage bottles and plastic wrappers in my household by 2022. 03/07/2021
202 Codi Gilmore
I'm going to stop using plastic straws and plastic water bottles. 03/11/2021
203 Ciara McNamara
I'm going to stop using take away cups. 03/11/2021
204 Anna Masterson
To get rid of single-use face masks and to not get a takeaway cup when going to Starbucks. 03/11/2021
205 annsmythstainedglass.co.uk
Pledge to reduce our plastic use when procuring our goods and services. 04/04/2022
206 Ciarán Carlin
I pledge to completely remove plastic carrier bags from my daily life by January 2022 16/08/2021
207 St. Colm's High School
We pledge to remove as much single-use plastic in school as we possibly can by the end of 2021. We had made excellent progress until the pupils returned to school after the first lockdown, but the use of disposable masks, pupils carrying their own plastic sanitiser bottles etc during covid have hindered further improvements. 13/04/2021
208 St Clare’s Abbey
I pledge to reuse lollipop sticks and not use cotton buds as much by May 25th. 02/03/2022
209 Mary Scott
I shall help and save the environment. 27/01/2022
210 Keith Larnour
I will remove carrier bags by 2023 13/05/2022
211 Harry Murphy
I plan on reusing shopping bags and not getting any new ones from today. 07/09/2021
212 Therese Corken
I promise to completely ban carroer bags by end of 2022 22/02/2022
213 Bradan Rogers
I will not try not to use plastic. 03/11/2021
214 Aisling Anderson
Pledge to recycle all plastic bottles, and try to use more reusable bottles by Sept 2021. 18/07/2021
215 Andrew Morrison
I will reduce my family and households use of single-use plastics, reusing items where possible and segregating materials for recycling. 01/04/2021
216 Stephanie Brown
I pledge to check all packaging before purchasing and continue to choose businesses for their environmental conscience. 01/07/2021
217 Downpatrick Nursery School
To ban balloons by the end of June 2022. 15/05/2021
218 St Mary's PS Derrytrasna
In St Mary's Primary School, the staff and children plan to use reusable lunch boxes and water bottles. Takeaway cups are already banned in our school. 15/02/2022
219 Maria McLaughlin
I pledge to stop using plastic straws and ear buds 03/08/2022
220 Joseph Larkin
I pledge to stop putting plastic bottles in the bin. 02/03/2022
221 Alison Guiney
I pledge to stop buying plastic cotton buds and to buy fewer multi packs for kids lunchboxes by September 2021. 26/07/2021
222 Frank Caddy
I shall eliminate the use of NEW plastic bags from now 10/05/2021
223 Trench Road Nursery School
I pledge to completely remove carrier bags from the school by 2023 and replace them with long life bags. 11/01/2022
224 Katelyn Roleston
To help 13/05/2022
225 Kate Gormley
I will always search for a positive swap when products have too much packaging, and I will congratulate and tag companies who are going in the right direction. I will take my Tupperware and kilner jars to local shops and refill locations more frequently and plan my food shopping in advance. 24/08/2021
226 Eileen Curry
I pledge to stop using takeaway cups and food boxes with immediate effect. I'll bring my own cups and reusable tupperware any time I get a hot or a cold food takeaway. 23/03/2021
227 Kerry Anderson
I pledge to ban all plastic bottles and minimalize the purchase of unrecyclable or reusable packaging from my home and office by November 2021. The use of reusable packaging will be available to combat the need for any excess. 23/09/2021
228 Lisa Moran
I will try and always bring reusable bags when I go to the shops 22/02/2022
229 Andrea Garland
I want to have my bathroom plastic free this year. Will purchase shampoo bars, soap, plastic free cotton buds, floss, toothbrush etc. 03/07/2021
230 Ryan Clarke
I will try really hard to not use takeaway cups. 03/11/2021
231 Shay Gilmore
I will try not to use plastic. 03/11/2021
232 Rayne Dean
I will really try to not use plastic cups and bye a Liverpool mug and use that in the morning. 03/11/2021
233 Anne Campbell
I pledge to source out shops, if possible which do not use excess packaging on their products eg. Greengrocers. Though this has proved difficult to date! 01/03/2021
234 Lyric Theatre NI
We have pledged to completely remove single-use plastic glasses from the Lyric Theatre Cafe 02/11/2021
235 Phillipa Florit
I pledge to use reusable nappies instead of disposable at least 75% of the time by the end of 2021. 16/07/2021
236 Moira Cruz
I pledge to reduce my use of single-use plastic. 28/05/2021
237 Jennifer Browne
I pledge to only use paper or bags for life for shopping. 25/03/2021
238 Rose Murphy
I pledge to reduce single-use plastic immediately. 25/03/2021
239 Gary Toner
To eliminate plastic straws. 09/09/2021
240 Andrew Henderson
I will monitor my consumption of plastic from today 13/05/2022
241 Jacqueline McDevitt
I pledge to continue to cut down our family's use of unnecessary plastic and wrapping, to support retailers cutting down on their plastic packaging by buying as many of these products as possible and to maximise reuse/recycling of any plastic we can't avoid. 06/05/2021
242 Ethan Strain
I will try not to use plastic straws. 03/11/2021
243 Amelia-Rose Atcheson
To not use disposable face masks and reduce use of plastic bottles. 03/11/2021
244 Christine Chambers
I am going to stop using takeaway cups and plastic straws. 02/08/2021
245 Maria Boyle
Only to buy fruit & veg free from plastic packaging. To avoid plastic packaging wherever it is reasonably possible to do so. Support local plastic free suppliers eg milk vending, local fruit & veg shops. Bulk buy rice/pasta. Refill dry goods in refill amenable shops when possible. Boycott unnecessary plastic use so regularly found in supermarkets. 29/01/2021
246 The Salty Herb
At The Salty Herb, our products are single-use plastic free and all our packaging is plastic free! 13/10/2020
247 Sarah Gourley
I pledge to try and remember to bring my reuseable coffee cup with me everywhere so I can cut out takeaway cups completely 01/07/2021
248 Deividas M
I promise to pick up trash and never put on the ground 02/03/2022
249 Islandmagee Primary School
As a school, we pledge to completely eliminate the use of single use plastic water bottles from our canteen by September 2022. 30/05/2022
250 Andrew Mudd
I will reduce my households use of single-use plastics. I will ensure to reuse items where possible and separate our recycling. 08/04/2021
251 Lynda Surgenor
I pledge to continue to source alternatives to single-use plastic and spread the word to others. 07/09/2021
252 Carrie Larmour
I pledge to remove single use plastic bottles by Easter 2022. 22/02/2022
253 St. Mary’s Primary School, Maghery
We pledge that no lunches will be stored in plastic bags. Children will use lunch bags.

We pledge that our pupils will all use reusable water bottles to reduce the amount of plastic bottles used. We pledge to try and reduce the number of plastic carton juice boxes with straws our pupils drink with their lunch and encourage they use their reusable water bottle.
21/10/2021
254 Rhys Smyth
I am going to reduce the amount of plastic drink bottles I use by April 2022. 03/11/2021
255 Aidan Kelly
Reduce disposable face masks. 03/11/2021
256 Ethan Finlay
Reusable face masks. 03/11/2021
257 Trudi Smyth
I want to not use any more plastic bags and start using reusable bags. 03/11/2021
258 Chikumo Fiseko
I pledge to provide my own reusable bags, cups etc where possible. 02/09/2021
259 Dearbhla Scott
I will reduce my personal and household use of single-use plastics, e.g. choosing fruit and veg with no plastic packaging and using reusable cups for takeaway coffees. I will continue to reuse items and recycle. 13/04/2021
260 Lacey Quinn
I will reuse plastic cups and I will pick up trash. 02/03/2022
261 Claire Yacoub
I pledge to remove excess plastic from my household use. 13/07/2021
262 Lila Clarke
I will remove the use of plastic bottles and cotton buds from my home and business by 31 March 2022 26/04/2021
263 Sarah Gourley
Plastic bags and plastic food wrappers 22/02/2022
264 Fraser Menzies
Continually review and improve on the 5Rs for plastics and everything else for the next generation. 19/03/2021
265 Adam McEvoy
By the 25th of December, I will not use any plastic straws, as these straws are dangerous to our animals and environment. 03/11/2021
266 Keego investments ltd
We pledge to completely remove take away cups from our business by July 2022 06/06/2022
267 Mary Lowry
Reduce plastic wrapping by buying from local farm shops 11/01/2021
268 Aymen Ail seed ahmed
I pledge to you that I will not use plastic bottles by May 2022. 02/03/2022
269 Anne Cairns
To continue to reduce, reuse, recycle and advise others to do same. Totally sickened by waste thrown into our oceans. Human beings are destroying our planet and wildlife. 25/03/2021
270 Hannah McDowell
I'm going to start collecting a separate bundle of the soft plastics that can't be put in my curbside bin (crisps packets etc.) and recycle them at my local dump, making a point to inform family and friends this recycling point is available to us. 25/03/2021
271 Fra McWilliams
I will remove all of the above before I die 26/02/2022
272 Aaron Rodgers
Pledge to reduce 13/05/2022
273 Ian Warnock
I pledge to always carry a reusable water bottle 13/05/2022
274 Stuart Allen
I pledge to always carry a reusable carrier bag 13/05/2022
275 Claire McKeon
I pledge to research single use plastics and adjust my lifestyle accordingly 13/05/2022
276 Paul Mcgann
I pledge to remove plastic bags completely by 2023 and only use reusable bags instead 23/02/2022
277 Martin Strain
To reduce the amount of plastic I use. 07/02/2022
278 Matthew Corken
Completely get rid of plastic straws by summer 2022 22/02/2022
279 Evie Steele
Keeping up my efforts to reduce plastic 01/12/2020
280 Camphill Primary School
We pledge to actively reduce our plastic usage in school. We will recycle all plastics where possible and encourage children to make sensible choices. 18/06/2021
281 Portia Ellis-Woods
Where possible I try to buy produce without plastic or plastic wrappers. 03/07/2021
282 Towerview Primary School
Our aim is to reduce plastic containers and packages in our lunchboxes and in the school canteen. 19/01/2022
283 Connor Ritchie
I am going to try to not use plastic straws. 03/11/2021
284 Calvin Fowler
I will try not to use plastic. 03/11/2021
285 The Oaktree Charity Shop
I pledge to work with Chris from KNIB and reduce the amount of plastics in my business. 18/02/2022
286 Lisa Foye
I pledge to stop using cotton buds and reduce my plastic food containers by the end of the summer 01/07/2021
287 Conor Bush
I pledge to reduce the amount of plastic food containers or bottles that I purchase through preparing more meals at home for while I am out and about to reduce the amount of plastic I buy. 28/04/2021
288 St Colmans Primary School, Saval
St. Colman's Primary School, Saval pledge to ban single-use plastics in our school and to recycle the plastic that we do use. Both children and staff are committed to making our school and community more eco-friendly. 25/01/2022
289 Steven Parson
I pledge to always use a reusable carrier bag that is not a plastic bag 07/02/2022
290 Paula McGeown
To continue to dispose of plastics via council recycling arrangements & by end 2021 ban some of the above listed items from my household. 06/05/2021
291 St Patricks Legamaddy
We pledge to reduce the amount of plastic carrier bags that come into school. We will use lunch boxes and reusable tubs to bring our food into school. They will use food containers.

We pledge in school to use reusable cutlery and not use any disposable cutlery.

06/10/2021
292 Emma Johnston
I pledge to completely remove single-use plastic coffee cups from my life by December 2021 05/05/2021
293 Mervyn Parr
Cut out use of single-use plastic bags. 21/10/2021
294 Andrea McCullough
I pledge to use reusable items instead of single-use. 02/09/2021
295 Dromore Primary School
I pledge to use my water bottle provided by NI Water daily. I pledge to use my lunchbox rather than plastic bags. 06/05/2022
296 Cockle Island Boat Club
We support the seas and will everything can to keep them clean 04/04/2022
297 Roisin McGuckin
I endeavour to reduce my waste even more by making conscious shopping and lifestyle choices.
Supporting local businesses that produce sustainable and plastic free products- that also travel less miles
29/09/2021
298 Carole Johnston
I pledge to completely remove carrier bags from my life by July 2021. I will use recyclable bags moving forward. 12/04/2021
299 Pond Park Primary
We will try not to bring our drinks, snacks and lunches in plastic bags and unrecyclable packaging. We will promise never to throw any plastic down the toilet. We will care for others. 13/01/2022
300 Lagan Rivers Trust
We pledge to monitor the use of single use plastics at lagan rivers trust 29/03/2022
301 Kate Mooney
I pledge to reduce my use of single use plastics (particularly around food packaging) this year before 2023! 26/02/2022
302 Darren Glover
I will remove plastic by 2024 from the farm 13/05/2022
303 CAFRE -LOUGHRY COLLEGE
1: To continue to educate students on the properties of everyday plastics materials so that they can make informed decisions on packaging design.

2: Reduce use of plastic drinks bottles

3: Take part in at least two litter pickups
23/03/2021
304 Fionuala Sculoin
To reduce usage of single use items 12/05/2022
305 St.Peter's Nursery School
As a school we pledge to reduce our use of plastic, properly recycle materials as much as possible and inform our children of the importance of reducing our plastic footprint. 04/03/2021
306 Sarah Roberts
I pledge to think before I use/buy any single use items, whatever they are made from, and to consider whether I really need them first. 03/03/2021
307 Stephanie Magee
I pledge to ban completely take away cups and drink bottles. 18/03/2021
308 Lauren Martin
I pledge to only use biodegradable cups for take out coffee or use my own. 17/07/2021
309 Zara Hamilton
I pledge to remove the use of plastic carrier bags and plastic cutlery by Sept 2021 01/07/2021
310 Anna Beggs
I pledge to reduce shampoo, conditioner and laundry bottles by the end of the summer, and stop using them altogether by end of the year. I also pledge to start shopping at plastic-free refill shops where you bring your own reusable containers. 01/07/2021
311 Killyhommon Primary School
At Killyhommon PS we pledge to reduce the number of plastic bottles and carrier bags we use. We pledge to stop using plastic straws and single use plastic cutlery and styrofoam food boxes. 04/03/2022
312 Elaine Speers
To stop buying plastic food bags and use waxed reusable wrap instead 28/09/2021
313 Paula Molloy
I pledge to reduce the use of plastic carrier bags and takeaway cups by summer 2022. 27/01/2022
314 Martin McKeever
I will reuse plastic bags, instead of buying single use bags. I will purchase bags for life for shopping. 25/03/2021
315 Stuart Peake
I pledge to reduce single use plastic use in my home and workplace in 2021. 23/03/2021
316 Siobhan Kelly
I pledge to purchase loose fruit and vegetables where possible with immediate effect. 23/03/2021
317 Lyndsey Esler
I pledge to reduce my usage of virgin plastics in as many forms possible and increase the amount of recycling I do. I also pledge to try and educate those younger than me and my peers who are less knowledgeable. 22/05/2021
318 Suzanne Hopkins
Buy environmental products when possible. 20/03/2021
319 Catherine Logue
I have banned anything from our home mentioned below. 16/07/2020
320 Change by Degrees
I pledge to be a Plastic free Ambassador and to use my role in Change by Degrees to help children to become Plastic Free Ambassadors 30/09/2020
321 Ashleigh Moore
I will no longer buy my children sweets or magazines containing free plastic toys as they are just destined for the bin in a matter of weeks. I will encourage them to always think about sustainability when choosing a treat for themselves. 18/03/2021
322 Paul Moore
I will use our cotton carrier bags until they need to be replaced - a long time from now. Plastic containers are used as safe collecting units for insects on mini safaris with children. Re-used many times before recycling. 30/10/2020
323 Enniskillen Model Primary School
I pledge to remove all balloons and plastic cutlery from our school from 2022 onwards 19/12/2021
324 Reybran
Reduce our consumption of SUP throughout the business 04/04/2022
325 Nixon Marine
We will endeavour to make better choices for the environment 04/04/2022
326 Holywood Primary School
We pledge to cut down on our plastic waste. We have replaced plastic straws for compostable paper ones. We have started a Terracycle scheme and are recycling used pens and dental waste in school. 16/02/2022
327 Alex Bishop
I pledge to reduce and potentially ban the use of plastic bottles as soon as possible which is hopefully within the next few weeks. I also pledge to reduce my overall plastic usage to do a small yet important part in saving our planet. 29/05/2021
328 Siobhan Currie
I pledge to really tackle plastic wrapper waste I create by looking for unwrapped alternatives and shopping at my local farm for vegetables. 03/02/2021
329 Annsborough Integrated Primary School
We want the whole school using re usable drink bottles by April 2022.
We want to work on the other areas by June 2022.
07/01/2022
330 Jenna Storey
I pledge to stop using plastic cutlery all together by march 2021 02/12/2020
331 John Coulter
I pledge to reduce my use of plastics in whatever way I can. 18/03/2021
332 Blakely contracts
Pledge to reduce coffee cups 04/04/2022
333 Ulster property Buyers
We pledge to completely ban takeaway cups and straws from our business by July 2022 01/04/2022
334 St Laurence O'Toole's P.S
St. Laurence O'Toole's Primary School pledge to completely remove single use plastic bottles, carrier bags, cling film and sandwich bags from our school by June 2022. We are encouraging the use of reusable water bottles and lunch boxes within school. 16/03/2022
335 Ebrington Primary School
As a school, we pledge to completely remove the use of plastic carrier bags, straws and balloons by Dec 2022. 16/03/2022
336 Amanda Singh
I pledge to stop buying and using cotton buds and to reuse/re purpose food containers. I aim to continue reducing my use of plastic cutlery, bags, bottles etc and to be prepared with my own reusable items more often. I aim to have actioned these by May 20201 25/03/2021
337 Tara Walsh
As a class we pledge to remove the use of balloons and straws from any class activities. 07/03/2022
338 Chris Gourley
. 04/04/2022
339 daisy crawley
I pledge that I stop using lollypop sticks. I pledge to stop plastic wrapping. I pledge to stop coffee cups. 02/03/2022
340 Kieran Gourley
I pledge to completely remove takeaway cups from my life. 10/02/2022
341 Cumber Claudy Primary school
Cumber Claudy Primary school pledge to reduce the amount of plastics we use. We promise to recycle more. 25/03/2022
342 Broadbridge Primary School
We pledge to discourage the children in our school from using single-use bottled water. Instead, we encourage our children to refill water from our taps. We are also thinking of ways we dispose of our plastic. We all use our recycle bins and food waste bins in all our classes. We try to pick up plastic when we see it and put it into the bin. 03/03/2021
343 Scott Howes
I commit to only purchasing a take-away coffee with a re-usable cup in order to eliminate my use of single-use coffee cups. 15/10/2020
344 Lara Walsh
I pledge to completely stop using single use drinks bottles and coffee cups by the end of this year (2020). 15/10/2020
345 Killyleagh Integrated Primary School
Killyleagh Integrated Primary pledge to educate our children about how plastic negatively impacts the environment. We will try to reduce the amount of plastic packaging used in lunches and encourage students to bring a reusable water bottle to school. 18/01/2022
346 Donna Magee
I pledge to get rid of plastic sandwich bags and to move towards beeswax wraps and reusable storage. 08/07/2020
347 Sperrin Intergrated College
We pledge to reduce the amounts of singal use plastics in our school. This includes bottles and food containers. 13/12/2021
348 Aime-Leigh Coyle
I pledge to stop using plastic materials and switch to reusable materials because plastic materials are a danger to our environment and are very bad for our community. 27/01/2022
349 Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School
Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School pledge to completely remove the use of plastic drinking bottles in our school by June 2022. With the school promoting the use of reusable bottles. 11/01/2022
350 Philip Stewart
I pledge to completely remove carrier bags and drinks bottles by September 2021 23/03/2021
351 Siobhan Purnell
I pledge to ensure I have a re-useable carrier bag & cup with me at all times. I also will try to reduce the amount of plastic packaging when shopping by making better choices and always recycling as much as possible. 04/01/2021
352 Helen Trimble
I am going to reuse drinks bottles and takeaway coffee cups and replace cling film with reusable bees wax wraps to reduce plastic waste in my household by December 2021 07/05/2021
353 Manuela Curulli
I pledge that I will find ways of reducing more and more plastic in my life. I will try to buy in bulk and avoid individually wrapped items as much as I can. 18/07/2020
354 Cumber Claudy Primary School
We at Cumber Claudy Primary School pledge to recycle as much as possible and reduce the amount of plastic we use in school. 22/02/2022
355 W Baird
I pledge to stop using sandwich bags and cling film in my packed lunch from October 2020 and instead use reusable containers. 16/09/2020
356 Rodgers & Finney
We pledge to remove all single use plastic from our offices by the end of 2021. 15/09/2020
357 Derrychrin Primary School
We pledge to recycle all plastic bread packages and foot containers from our snack time. 20/01/2022
358 St Colmcille’s Nursery School
We pledge to remove plastic beverage bottles from our Nursery School (eg Sports Day) and also do our very best to not use take away cups 20/12/2021
359 Nick Baker
I am going to phase out plastic bags totally by next year. I am not going to purchase any new plastic fibre clothes from now on. 14/10/2020
360 Riverside Explores
I pledge to stop buying shampoo, conditioner and body gel in plastic bottles by the end of August 2020. 11/08/2020
361 M Fitzpatrick
I pledge not to use water balloons this summer. 02/03/2022
362 Abe Agnew
I will recommend uptake by the Eco Ranger NI group for signing up to the Plastic Promise. 14/10/2021
363 Samantha Black
I pledge to remove the use of baby wipes by Jan 2021 by only using reusable baby wipes for my son and reusable makeup pads for myself. I also will continue to use reusable nappies until they are no longer needed. 24/09/2020
364 Drumrane Primary School
We pledge to continue to reduce plastic bottles, straws and wrappers in our school from April 2021. We will also continue to monitor and ensure plastic bags are not used in school at all. 12/04/2021
365 Ellie Letch
I pledge to reduce/ban and educate myself on skin, hair and toiletry products by 2021. I want to achieve this by knowing what products I need as opposed to products I want and buying only biodegradable packaging and products that contain natural ingredients with no harm caused to animals or our oceans.
I want to reduce by 2021 the amount of fruit and vegetables bought within or covered in plastic by shopping in more local shops/farms and continuing to grow more of my own.
09/07/2020
366 Unit T
Unit T are committed to continuing to ban the use of plastic bags, balloons, takeaway trays, bottles, straws and takeaway cups. We pledge to continue to encourage the local community and businesses to reduce their own plastic usage with regular online promotions of our beach clean up events and the impact on our environment. 07/07/2020
367 Candice Ireland
I pledge to reduce my use of plastic bottles 26/02/2022
368 Wisebird
I pledge to completely avoid buying chips with packaging, find a solution for my toothpaste without packaging and do a monthly home waste audit during June-October to see what other areas I can improve.
I commit today to eat only sustainable snacks.
17/06/2020
369 St Patrick's Primary School, The Loup
We pledge to reduce the amount of plastic bottles and sandwich bags that are used in our school. Encouraging children to use re-useable drinks bottles and lunch boxes instead of single use sandwich bags. 03/12/2020
370 Angela Cashel
Reduce as much as I can of plastic by 1 year. 15/07/2020
371 Caitlin Brannigan
To stop using plastic cups. 03/11/2021
372 Andrea Loughran
No more plastic bags and single-use bottles. 01/07/2021
373 Diane McEneaney née Henshaw
To keep recycling 11/11/2020
374 Cullybackey College Eco Club
Reduce the amount of plastic waste going to landfill and send to Terracycle during academic year 2021-2022. 15/01/2022
375 Killowen Primary School, Rostrevor
Our school are pledging to become a refill school. We hope to only use refill bottles and to no longer use plastic bought water bottles We hope to do this by June 2022. 15/12/2021
376 St Columba's Primary School
We are going to reduce the number of single use beverage bottles, plastic bags and food containers that we bring to school. We will use reusable items instead. 13/01/2022
377 Strabane Sigersons
Sigersons GAA Plan to stop the use of single-use plastics within our Club Grounds . This will include stopping the use of single-use plastic in all areas and aspects of the Club. We plan to do this through educating or members and promoting behavioural change with regards single-use plastics. 27/05/2021
378 Cait Devine
I pledge to not use take away cups as much and not buy plastic straws 27/01/2022
379 Ray Ballard
Further reduce & influence others to reduce their plastic waste. 21/10/2021
380 Gill McNeill
I have already pledged to give up plastic carrier bags. I'm using old ones now and will revert to reusable bags or baskets. 29/06/2020
381 Andrew Strutt
To not use plastic carrier bags. 30/03/2021
382 Patsy Farley
I aim to get rid of as much single use plastic and encourage all family members to do the same. 10/07/2020
383 Karen Healy
I pledge to remove beverage bottles and will avoid buying plastic wrapping by August 2020 06/07/2020
384 Teresa O'Hanlon
No plastic use in the school by 2023 and a better awareness of the pollution it has caused in the world. Giving the children and their families more knowledge on more suitable planet friendly materials. 20/07/2020
385 Julie Gueret
I pledge to go to the small shops with my own containers and buy from them more often, to reduce pre-packaged goods as much as possible. 20/07/2020
386 Anna Neal
I pledge that we will work to reduce the amount of plastic in the ocean and do my best to spread the word so that others will do the same by joining in on beach clean ups. 22/03/2021
387 Roberta Chapman
I pledge to reduce the use of plastics for wrapping by December 2020, using recyclable materials or sustainable materials instead. For example, when freezing food. 18/07/2020
388 Holy Cross Girls’ PS
Our school Eco Council will educate and prompt the reduction of plastic. This school year, we hope to see a decrease in the amount of plastic bottles and lunch bags and instead replaced with reusable drinking bottles and lunch bags. We want our voice to be heard and listened to with our school canteen being booked our biggest challenge. We do not want to see plastic cutlery being used anymore! 07/10/2021
389 Meaveen Murray
I pledge to instruct my children about the importance of the reduction in single use plastic and to try to reduce our use by 2021. 17/07/2020
390 Clare Kane
I pledge to remove single use plastic bags from my life by April 2022. 18/03/2021
391 Claire Walls
I am going to stop using disposbale face masks.
I will also try to reduce my use of wipes.
03/11/2021
392 Joanne Templeton
I am going to reduce the amount of packaging for my items by cooking more from scratch where possible. 14/07/2020
393 Niamh Nic Cana
I pledge to reduce my individual use of SUP and single-use cutlery/ takeaway cups etc. 02/09/2021
394 Stephen McCann
I pledge to reduce, reuse and recycle as much single-use plastic as possible for me and my family. 30/03/2021
395 Nikki Wilson
I pledge to continue reducing plastic items anywhere I can. I want to be able to say I am plastic free by December this year 2021 26/02/2021
396 Deb Biddleston
Would like to reduce further plastic bottles. What we currently use is recycled.
To reduce my reliance on prepackaged food entirely within the next 2 yrs.
09/07/2020
397 Portia Woods
Pledge to use re-useable cup every time and not just sometimes. Continue to eliminate single use plastic with refill options from refill store. Stop use of cling film. 24/11/2020
398 Claudia Arbelaez
I pledge to be more conscientious about my shopping, where I spend my money and better ways to get what I need. 06/08/2020
399 Laura Bradley
I pledge to continue to work towards an end to all single use plastic within both my workplace and my home. 20/07/2020
400 Brighdin ONeill
I pledge to use only reusable bags from August 2020 and a bamboo toothbrush. 17/07/2020
401 Yellow Door Deli Portadown
We have been using compostable take away cups and cutlery for a long time now and are gradually removing and replacing any plastic containers and bags that we have with compostable alternatives.
We will no longer be offering take away drinks in plastic bottles when our stocks are finished.
01/07/2020
402 Catherine Carson
I pledge to completely eliminate the use of plastic carrier bags when doing my shopping by Jan 2021 and move to using reusable bags. 16/07/2020
403 Elaine Hanna
I am going to make my own compost heap. 15/07/2020
404 St. Therese of Lisieux Primary School
We pledge to reduce the use of single use plastic bags and water bottles being brought into school for by both staff and pupils. 19/12/2021
405 Victoria Atkinson
I will never use takeaway cups by September 2020.

I will only buy vegetables that are plastic free.
13/07/2020
406 North Coast World Earth-group
To work as part of the North Coast Earth-Group to raise awareness, educate pupils and take action! 10/06/2020
407 Alison Knox
Where possible I will buy loose vegetables and use appropriate carriers - where this is not possible I will responsibly dispose of and recycle - I will also bring my own resuable cup to all venues so I no longer require takeaway cups. 10/07/2020
408 Jilly Dougan
I pledge to try to always purchase loose fruit and vegetables where possible and to never forget to put my reusable water bottle in the car! 01/07/2020
409 South West College
Encourage more people within the college to recycle, encourage more to use bin within the college for the correct recycling.
Educate the college staff/students regarding recycling.
19/11/2021
410 Jasmine McCormick
To get rid of straws and takeaway cups. 03/11/2021
411 Maria Aaroy
I pledge to reduce my use of plastic bottles, completely ban my use of new carrier bags by using my already owned bags for life by October 2020. 10/09/2020
412 Wayne Nelson
We as a family are cutting back completely on shower gel and shampoo, we are using a shampoo bar and normal soap bars again, also we have bought bamboo toothbrushes & toothpaste tablets. Also we have bought the eco egg and bamboo kitchen roll. 12/11/2021
413 Patrick Bradley
I pledge to reduce plastic carrier bags and always carry alternatives for my use. I will also stop purchasing plastic beverage bottles. 25/03/2021
414 Julie Hoy
I pledge to remove all wipes by the end of the summer. 20/07/2020
415 Anna Green
Having already significantly reduced the amount of both carrier bags and packets and wrappers I would like to ideally be plastic free within the next 6 months. 08/09/2021
416 St. Mary's Primary School, Dunamore
Our Eco School Council will educate and prompt the importance of reducing our use of plastic. We will recycle plastics where possible. We pledge that our pupils will all use reusable water bottles. We pledge to reduce the amount of plastic carrier bags/cling film that comes into school. We will encourage the use of reusable boxes and tubs. 06/11/2021
417 P.J. (Pedro) Marcellino
I pledge to completely eliminate plastic carrier bags from my household by the end of 2020 and to drastically reduce purchases of packaged and wrapped food insofar as possible within a COVID-19 context and regulations. I also pledge to resume my use of reusable takeway cups and food containers as soon as safe to do so. 16/06/2020
418 Ashling Moffett
To reduce takeaway coffee by using own reusable cup. 14/07/2020
419 St Colmcilles Nursery School
We will make these Pledges as a Priority on our Eco School action Plan for 2021 01/03/2021
420 Cat Jamison
To do my best to reduce the plastic packaged food I buy. 13/07/2020
421 Sarah Anderson
I will not get balloons for my parties anymore and I will look for alternatives to cotton buds. 28/10/2020
422 Na Piarsaigh Oga G.F.C
We pledge to encourage our membership and anyone using our facility at Pairc Na Piarsaigh Oga to stop using single use bottled water and use reusables instead. To assist this initiative we have installed a new water tap, quality approved by NI Water. Those using our facilities in a non playing capacity will be made aware of our policy and asked to adhere to it's implementation. It is our intention to educate and highlight the damage that plastic is doing to our environment and what role our membership and the wider public can play in addressing this issue. 15/03/2021
423 Jillian Lennox
I pledge to continuously work on reducing single use plastic use. 09/07/2020
424 Aayah McMullen
I pledge from now, to stop throwing out one use plastic shopping bags out of fear of coronavirus. I will instead use cotton bags which I can either wash or leave in boot of car for set number days before reuse.
In the coming weeks and months I pledge to seek out new ways (probably from learning from the old ways), to make environmentally friendly cleaning products from kitchen staples, that can be used in a reusable spray bottle. Also looking into cotton dish cloths that can be washed daily vs disposable cloths and to rethink how I currently do things to reduce, reuse and recycle eg reusable sanitary products etc.
09/07/2020
425 Jack Walker
I pledge to use reusable shopping bags for every shop I do, completely stopping the use of single use plastic bags by the end of this year. 27/10/2021
426 Rosemary Hunter
I pledge to not use any plastic carrier bags but use reusable bags for all shopping / purchases. 07/07/2020
427 Gillian Fitzpatrick
I will stop using straws and only use reusable takeaway cups. 20/07/2020
428 S McC
I pledge to reduce the use of cotton buds in our family. 17/07/2020
429 Jane Robb
No more carrier bags by end 2020 and USE my reuseable bags all the time. Buy loose fruit and veg not prepackaged NOW! 14/07/2020
430 Emma Carroll
I pledge to reduce the amount of plastic packaging I use and swap to biodegradable products 14/10/2020
431 The Country Playgroup
To keep reducing all plastics in our playgroup and to use more natural products.
09/07/2020
432 Joanne White
Pledge to reduce plastic bottles and washing products that use plastic containers single use plastics and pointless packaging. Shop mindfully about what products support our environment. And recycle better in our home. 09/11/2020
433 Ruth McAuley
I am pledging to reduce and ultimately remove my use of plastic bags in future and to only use non-plastic bags. 25/03/2021
434 Jenny Mcgimpsey
I will use a menstrual cup lessening the use of tampons and pads and reusable nappies for my baby. 17/07/2020
435 Patricia O'Brien
I pledge to continue to remove plastic from my life with the aim to have it all reduced by the end of 2020. 16/07/2020
436 Orla Sarsfield
I pledge to completely remove plastic carrier bags from my use by the end of 2020. I have already limited the use of the carrier bags and use reusable bags but I pledge to make these more accessible to me so that I always take a reusable bag with me. 11/07/2020
437 Aine Laverty
I pledge to use my reuseable bags from now on by keeping my reuseable bag in my car and therefore use them especially going grocery shopping. 06/07/2020
438 Neil Dickson
I pledge to ban the use of beverage bottles through active thinking of daily needs. I already reduce my need but wish to ban their use as soon as I can. 23/03/2021
439 Ever Wild Candles
As a business I will continue to use as little or no plastic as possible! 02/07/2021
440 Steffi Lewis
I pledge to reduce my use of non recyclable coffee pods by Christmas. 13/07/2020
441 Laura Cushley
I pledge to completely remove carrier bags by June 2021.

I pledge to reduce my plastic waste where I can by the end of 2020.

I pledge to recycle all I can by the end of 2020.

13/07/2020
442 Liana MacIntyre
I pledge to completely remove plastic water bottles by the end of June 2021 31/05/2021
443 Aislinn Gray
My aim is to reduce unnecessary plastics from my families life in the categories above. 29/03/2021
444 Callie Persic
I pledge to reduce buying food in plastic wrappers and increase reuse of existing plastic and glass bottles by end of 2020. 24/07/2020
445 Aodhan O'Kane
I plan to cut down on goods that are packaged in plastic as an ongoing effort. I pledge to shop for fresh fruit and veg from market stalls or local green grocers so I can buy foods that aren't packaged. I pledge to remember to bring and have reusable bags whenever I go to the shops. 22/06/2020
446 Margaret Connolly
I plan to buy whatever fruit and veg I can without any form of packaging. I'm also starting to make compost with my vegetable waste and I plan to create a pet toilet in my garden to eliminate the need for plastic poop bags. 21/04/2020
447 Gareth McGeeney
I intend to greatly reduce my single-use plastic consumption. 19/07/2020
448 Fiona Kane
As a family we pledge by Christmas 2020 to remove single use plastic bottles and carrier bags.

We will use refillable drinks bottles and reusable
17/07/2020
449 Dan O'Neill
For my Plastic Promise, I will choose loose vegetables and fruit wherever possible to avoid single use plastc wrapping! 16/09/2020
450 Caroline McC
I agree to use less plastic. 11/07/2020
451 Moneyneena & District Development Initiative
Pledge to remove the use of balloons in our community hall. 09/07/2020
452 Crossfire Trust
I pledge to recycle all materials. 09/07/2020
453 Josephine Heaney
I pledge to stop buying fruit and veg packaged in plastic containers by the end of 2020. 09/07/2020
454 New-bridge Integrated College
I pledge to use less plastic and to make the world a better place. 22/04/2020
455 Jude Maxwell
I pledge to pick up plastic/single-use products whenever I see them in public spaces and recycle them. I will also reduce all of the plastic I use and swap it for something more recyclable. 25/03/2021
456 Judith Allen
I pledge to cut down on plastic cutlery. I have a box of cutlery in my car that can be washed and reused. At the moment, with so many coffee shops not offering sit-in and food coming in take away containers, I am eating more in my car on days out. 21/07/2020
457 Briony Simpson
I plan to be entirely plastic free by January 2021! 20/07/2020
458 Lynsey Nixon
We as a family will reduce cotton buds and lollipop sticks. 09/07/2020
459 Clodagh Walsh
I pledge to start reusing and recycling products and be more eco friendly. 09/07/2020
460 Lorraine Leary
I am going to cut down on buying a lot of non recyclable items. I also plan to make a compost heap out of my used food products. 09/07/2020
461 St. Ita's Primary School
We have been working hard in our school to educate our community about single-use plastic. We pledge to reduce our plastic waste in our lunch boxes. 09/04/2021
462 Nitin Malviya
Plastic bucket 17/06/2020
463 Lizzie Daly
I pledge to continue with regular beach cleans, litter picks in woodlands and carry an additional bag whenever I can to pick up any plastic I see while out in the nature.

I also pledge to continue recycling properly & to avoid plastics that aren't recyclable.
12/06/2020
464 Desmond McCabe
I'm going to reduce everything I can and persuade others to do so by March 2022. 26/03/2021
465 Liya Sojan
I hope that I can reduce plastic usage to help save our environment! As a child this can benefit my future and others futures as to why we must save the environment. God has given us a beautiful world to live in and we should take care of it with our full heart! Love from a girl who wants to save the environment. 24/03/2021
466 Victoria Rowan
I pledge to reduce my use of single use plastic. 17/01/2020
467 Alison Duddy
I pledge to only use reusable bags. I also aim to reduce the amount of plastic in my household. 18/07/2020
468 Barry Savage
I pledge to reduce or ban single-use plastics. 30/03/2021
469 Lauren Hewitt
I pledge to never use cling film again once I've finished the roll in my house. I will endeavour to use bowl covers and beeswax wraps instead. 10/07/2020
470 Michelle Reihill
I pledge to completely remove unnecessary plastic packaging from my life. I have bought reusable bags and commit to using these. 09/07/2020
471 Tracey Wylie
I pledge to completely remove plastic carrier bags and will have done so by January 2021. 09/07/2020
472 Aghalee Village Hall
We have pledged to reduce all single use plastic from the Village Hall, with a view to stopping over the next 24 months, and started in September 2019. We have asked all regular user groups to comply with this and are working on how we can help occasional users who hire the hall to achieve this also. 06/02/2020
473 Hannah Blair
I pledge to further reduce my consumption of SUPs in packets, wrappers and food containers in hopes of stopping using them completely by June/ July 2020. I also pledge to source alternatives to cotton buds and plastic balloons. 20/04/2020
474 Willowbridge Special School
We are working hard on a daily basis to reduce, reuse and recycle ALL single use plastics. Our entire school community is committed to supporting all our endeavours 09/02/2021
475 Lisa Whiteside
I pledge to use reusable bags before the end of 2021 and use bars of soap instead of shower gel. 15/10/2020
476 Aisling Pugsley
I pledge to stop using straws, plastic cutlery, plastic bags and all the single use plastic that is in my control. 06/07/2020
477 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to reduce the amount of plastic I use. 25/05/2021
478 Isobel Riddell
I pledge to remove by June 2021 carry out coffee cups by ensuring I have a travel cup on my peron when visiting coffee shops 06/05/2021
479 Belle Dooher
Use bags for life and use reusable drinks cups. 16/09/2020
480 Ann Lowe
To reduce food packaging by 30% by July 2021. 16/07/2020
481 Joanne Dick
I pledge to buy more products with less packaging. 09/12/2019
482 Our Lady's PS Tullysaran
Remove single use plastics by 2022 within the school, especially at lunchtime. 09/07/2020
483 St Comgall’s PS Bangor
We pledge to continue to reduce and work toward the elimination of single use plastics in our school. 09/07/2020
484 St. Anthony's Nursery School
As a school we pledge to dramatically cut down/ do away with single use plastics in lunch boxes by April 2020. 20/01/2020
485 Gemma Moore
I pledge to change my shampoo from plastic shampoo bottles to shampoo bars & plastic free shampoo. 06/07/2020
486 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to not use paper plates etc when having parties or picnics. I will use proper ceramic plates. 25/05/2021
487 Aine Mc Allister
We will remove carrier bags and beverage bottles from our lives from April 2021. 24/03/2021
488 Jacqueline Morgan
I already try to reduce as much plastic use as possible and will continue to do so. 16/07/2020
489 Marina McConville
I pledge to reduce the plastic brought into my household and to encourage my family to do the same, eg to take cloth bags and not to use plastic bags when shopping. I want to ban plastic bottles and takeaway cups (once normal service resumes in cafes). I pledge to go regularly to a refill station, for foodstuffs and other items. I pledge to lift and bin plastic rubbish I see when out walking. 13/07/2020
490 Oakwood School and Assessment Centre
To reduce the amount of single use plastic in school, and recycle as much as possible - including gloves and writing tools through teracycle. 10/07/2020
491 Knockevin School
We pledge to completely ban balloons, non-recyclable or non-reusable cutlery and plastic straws by June 2022. 12/05/2021
492 Connie Keating
To always use reusable water bottles and coffee containers. 20/07/2020
493 Joss Glenn
I pledge to cut down on the amount of items that I buy with plastic food packaging where possible. This includes buying loose fruit and vegetables and doing more frequent cooking and baking to try and reduce the need to buy some pre-packaged items such as bread. 15/10/2020
494 Victoria Primary School, Carrickfergus
We pledge to source straws not made from plastic. As an Eco Committee we pledge to keep highlighting the problems associated with plastic through assemblies and posters and competitions and to encourage children to carry the message home. 29/05/2020
495 Refill Quarter
We pledge to continue providing packaging free food, kitchen and bathroom items to help those people who have made their pledge to reuse their packaging wherever possible. 10/10/2019
496 The Irish Society’s Primary School and Nursery Unit
As a school we pledge to reduce single use plastics in our school and this will be a key part of our Eco-Schools in 2020/21. 09/07/2020
497 Doug Allan
I will continue to carry a bag with me on my 5 mile daily walks to pick up any plastic garbage I find. I will carry on buying loose fruit and veg, and pledge to use beeswax wraps instead of single use plastic.

09/11/2020
498 Mary Lappin
I pledge to reduce my use of water in plastic bottles. To never buy fruit or vegetables that are wrapped in plastic. To use as much as possible my reusable bags and containers for food items. To purchase more at my local 'fill up' shop my nuts and grains. I pledge to continue to highlight the lack of commitment from manufactures and plastic packaging producers to seek biodegradable and ethical alternatives. To continue to lobby for both UK and Irish Gvt to sign up fully to UN Sustainable Dev. Goals. 06/01/2020
499 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to reuse any plastic bottles that I have. 25/05/2021
500 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge not to use straws anymore. 25/05/2021
501 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to use the bag for life. 25/05/2021
502 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge not to use plastic bottles anymore. 25/05/2021
503 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to reuse any plastic bags that I have and I will use material bags instead from now on. 25/05/2021
504 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to use material bags. 25/05/2021
505 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to bring my reusable water bottle to school each day. 25/05/2021
506 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to only use metal or paper straws and not plastic. 25/05/2021
507 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to use my metal water bottle rather than a plastic one. 25/05/2021
508 Holy Trinity PS Pupil
I pledge to use reusable containers for my lunch. 25/05/2021
509 Sonya Brady
I pledge to always have a reusable bag for shopping and to ban plastic bag use in this household.

I pledge to use existing plastic in-house and turn into eco bricks, not throw in bin.

I pledge to be completely plastic use free by June 2021.
17/06/2020
510 Dr.Kesar Singh
I pledge to completely remove plastic within my life and also use reusable bags and things. 17/09/2020
511 Anne Marie Mervyn
I pledge to be more mindful before purchasing plastic items, to think of alternatives and to share this with others at home. 09/12/2019
512 Andrea Kocht
I pledge to remove all single use carrier bags from my life by December 2020. To achieve this I will use bags for life to carry groceries. 09/07/2020
513 Carhill IPS
To reduce the amount of single use plastic in school and continue to participate in the Terra Cycle recycling programme. We have already banned plastic straws and our pupils drink from refillable beakers. 20/07/2020
514 Laura McVeigh
I pledge I will only buy jars of jam and sauce etc in glass jars and not but plastic containers. 20/07/2020
515 Verity Quinn
I pledge to reduce plastic drinking bottles from my house by Dec 2020. 17/07/2020
516 Monkstown Village Initiatives
In our community garden, we recycle many products that are about to go in landfill sites from tools, plant pots, furniture and food cartons. We pledge to increase community awareness of how to recycle, reuse, repurpose and repair what is currently going into our bins. 16/07/2020
517 Aghadrumsee primary school
We pledge that by April 2020 our school will have reduced our single use plastic by 50%. We are moving towards a total ban on the use of plastic drinks bottles and plastic packets and wrappers. 09/03/2020
518 The Milk Hut, Chestnutt's Farm
We pledge to provide the Public with the option of purchasing reusable glass bottles to fill with milk direct from our Milk Vending Machine. This is to reduce the amount of plastic milk cartons being purchased in the Causeway Coast and Glens area. 12/04/2021
519 Sherrie Breen
Remove straws and carry out cups completely by December 2020. 09/07/2020
520 St Mary’s GAC Rasharkin
We pledge to reduce the amount of single-use plastics in our club by September 2021. 21/04/2021
521 Phoenix Integrated Primary
We pledge to reduce the amount of packets and wrappers used everyday within the school! 30/01/2020
522 Claire Hudson
I am reducing my use of plastic at home, one room at a time. Starting with my kitchen, I am switching sponge scourers to scrubbie unsponges and coconut husk scrapers. Once my pack of wipes is finished I won't buy them again and no more paper towels, I will use reusable cloths instead. 22/07/2019
523 Sarah McCreanor
I pledge to reduce the amount of plastic bottles and stop wasting paper. 16/01/2020
524 Rachael Hook
I pledge to be more conscious when making purchases, especially in the supermarket. I will try to buy products with little or no packaging. 15/11/2019
525 Emma Gough
I will no longer use plastic carrier bags or take away cups 01/10/2020
526 Judith Riddell
I pleadge to recycle my plastic milk cartons to make living herb walls & recycle as much packaging as possible throughout my garden & home. 16/07/2020
527 Kate Austin
I am going to ban plastic take away coffee cups and reduce use of compostable cups from my lifestyle and always carry a reusable coffee cup with me. 26/01/2020
528 Oasis Travel
We pledge to reduce our use of single use plastics and to encourage our suppliers to help us with this goal by identifying as many reusable and recyclable alternatives as possible. 28/08/2020
529 St Dominic's Grammar School
We will pledge to reduce plastic cutlery use, straws and takeaway cups 10/09/2020
530 Tracy Greer
I pledge to carry my own silicon straws when out and about. I also pledge to 'bring my own' mug when having a take away coffee. 09/07/2020
531 St Joseph's PS Strangford
We pledge as a whole school to ban single-use plastic beverage bottles in our school. Eco Committee will monitor and advise as time goes on. We aim to to this before Fri 21st May 2021. 25/03/2021
532 Knockbreda Nursery School
To replace plastic homework bags with fabric bags that can be re-used- one per child will be provided by school- 52 in total! 24/03/2021
533 Laura McAuley
I am going to purchase more reusable bags and keep them in the car so I always have them handy. 20/07/2020
534 Dawn Cairns
I pledge to purchase reusable shopping bags and not purchase any more plastic bags by the end of the summer 2020. I also pledge not to purchase any more disposable cutlery from now (July 2020). I also pledge to reduce to a low level my dependence on packaging and wrapping, using the new local non package shop now in my area. 20/07/2020
535 Water Management Unit at NIEA
We pledge to encourage staff and anyone using our site to stop using single use water bottles and to use reusable ones instead. Drinking water fountains have been provided throughout the site and plastic cups are not provided. Recycle bins are provided throughout the site to enable staff to easily recycle any unavoidable plastic waste. We will reuse plastic bottles where possible for providing products such as hand sanitiser throughout the site. We will also use sustainable vendors to purchase goods whenever possible e.g. updating onsite outdoor furniture with products made from recycled materials and provided by a local company thus reducing the travel time of the product. 22/03/2021
536 St Malachy's P.S Carnagat, Newry
As a School we pledge to reduce and eventually ban single use bottles and takeaway cups by September 2020.
Our School will take part in a 'Day Of Action' to highlight the need to reduce the use of plastic bags and wrapping in our lunch boxes.
13/02/2020
537 Gemma Whiteside
I pledge not to use plastic covering on food and to use reusable cups and cartons when having takeaways. 15/10/2020
538 Louise Scott
I will pester supermarkets for loose fruit and vegetables. 26/06/2019
539 Francesca Di Palo
I am going to ban completely carrier bags, any sort of wrapping food, and avoid to do my shopping in places where single-use plastic is still used for selling food or where they refuse to accept my containers. 22/07/2019
540 Diane Kerr
I pledge to reduce my use of single use plastics. 09/07/2020
541 Lisa Mallon
Never buy a carrier bag in 2020. 06/12/2019
542 Sharon Haughey-Grimley
I pledge to reduce my use of beverage bottles, take away cups, and plastic bags by using reusable items instead. I also pledge not to use plastic straws. 07/07/2020
543 NI Water
NI Water pledges to change behaviours and the environment where we live and work with the ongoing work of the company's 'Refillution' campaign, aimed at the removal and reduction of single-use plastic bottles. This campaign is ongoing with Councils and Businesses. Through NI Water’s ‘Keep it Clear’ initiative, we are continually informing the public that the incorrect disposal of wipes being flushed down the toilet and the disposal of Fats, Oil and Grease (FOG) down the sink, can lead to sewer blockages. NI Water campaigns ‘Only flush the 3 Ps,’ and FOG are ongoing, year on year, to highlight these issues. NI Water supports wipes that have the ‘Fine to Flush’ symbol on the pack which specifies that the wipes are biodegradable and can be flushed safely.
21/12/2020
544 Deridre Cusack
I pledge to stop buying bottles of water and to start to use reusable ones. 20/07/2020
545 Sullivan Prep
We pledge to reduce the amount of waste in lunches - we can use refillable bottles and put sandwiches in containers rather than in cellophane and tinfoil. 12/07/2020
546 Woods Primary School
We pledge to hold a Plastic Waste free lunch day on Wednesday 15 January 2020 and reduce single use plastic use at lunchtime in our school. 08/01/2020
547 Charlene McKeown
I pledge to completely remove the use of balloons at all functions and parties moving forward. I pledge to purchase reusable bags and have them in both cars for when I go shopping. I will try to source a milkman to avoid plastic bottles however other than milk I already do not use them. 09/03/2020
548 Into Film NI
We will pledge to reduce single use plastics and other non recycleable materials at our events and screenings. This year we are also reviewing our suppliers and partners to ensure we are working with companies committed to a single use plastic free future. 22/07/2019
549 Georgia Broadbent
I pledge to stop buying items that are unnecessarily wrapped in packets or wrappers (especially single-use) by March 2020 and find alternative products where possible. 20/01/2020
550 Gary Plant
Eliminate use of plastic bags immediately. 03/12/2019
551 St Oliver Plunkett's Primary School, Forkhill - STOP Eco Committee
Reduce the amount of single use yoghurt pots by September 2020. 27/01/2020
552 Café Mauds
I hope to make all our takeaway and coffee cups biodegradable by the end of the year. 28/07/2020
553 Kylemore Nursery School
As a school we pledge to reduce single use plastics in our classroom and also in our woodland school pack lunches during the year 2019/20. 03/03/2020
554 Kalpana Chaudhary
I pledge that I can't use plastic in my home and I will also suggest to people to stop using plastic. 17/09/2020
555 Ayla Canning
I pledge to replace my plastic toothbrush with a bamboo one, when the time comes to replace it.

I pledge to never buy another plastic carrier bag.
25/06/2019
556 Gemma Richardson
I pledge to remove all single use plastics from my home in the next 6 months and replace them with reusable alternatives. 25/07/2019
557 Karina Robinson
I pledge to remove as much single use plastic as possible from our food shopping by shopping locally at markets and refill stores. I will continue to use my metal razor, refuse straws and use reusable bottles/ cups. I have begun to reduce my clothing purchases and if needed, purchase from environmentally friendly brands such as Finisterre and Passenger. 24/07/2019
558 Kaffe O
We pledge to try and continue to run our business in as sustainable a way as we possibly can. We are always open to ideas and suggestions to help us in this goal! 06/06/2019
559 Carla Campbell
To reuse plastic containers wherever possible and to research recycling schemes in my area like Terracycle where I can recycle things that aren't currently recyclable in the Council collections. 07/07/2020
560 St Joseph's College
As teacher in charge of the Eco School in St Joseph's I pledge to continue to spread the word around single use plastic and work towards reducing all types of single use plastic in our school community and beyond. 04/12/2019
561 Killean PS
I pledge to completely eliminate plastic bottles by June 2020. 02/10/2019
562 Philip McMurray
I pledge to refuse single-use plastic where sustainable alternatives are available. 15/11/2019
563 Jodie McAneaney
I pledge to take my reusable containers to shops. I will not purchase drinks that are packaged in plastic bottles. I have already introduced eco-friendly alternatives in my home and will continue to do this. 24/07/2019
564 Lisa Edgar
My pledge will be to reduce the number of plastics and packaging I use at home, by March 2020. 22/01/2020
565 Laura Kirk
I will use reusable crates instead of disposable plastic bags to store and quarantine incoming food during the Covid19 pandemic.

Once the Covid19 pandemic is over and it is once again safe, I will bring my own vegetable bags to the store and I will use canvas bags for independent shops.
20/07/2020
566 Co-Ownership
Supplying all staff with reusable drinking bottles and remove plastic ones from water fountains.



We will provide cutlery and glassware to help encourage staff not to use plastic takeaway cutlery with their lunch / drinks.



Supply branded reusable bags which we supplied staff and visitors with to stop them having to use plastic bags in shops.



Filtered water tap will be installed which may encourage staff not to purchase bottled drinks.
18/09/2020
567 Barbara Specchia
I pledge to completely cut plastic food wraps, using bee-wax natural wraps instead, within the end of 2020!
Plastic wraps are not only bad for the environment but also for our own health.
I am willing to reduce plastic use as much as possible for my future (as a millennial) and for the future generations.
16/12/2019
568 Julie McFarland
As a family we will continue with our journey to zero waste, and hopefully inspire others along the way. 14/06/2019
569 Amy Garbett
I pledge to reduce unnecessary plastic in the bathroom by the end of 2019. I have started purchasing soap bars and shampoo bars and once I have used up the products in the bathroom I will no longer buy them and only use environmentally friendly bathroom products as a replacement. 24/07/2019
570 Tim Walker
I am going to ask of friends/family do they need as much stuff and, if yes, can they buy it in a plastic-free form. 24/07/2019
571 Mary Brady
I pledge to buy food without excessive packaging and to continue my personal ban on single use items. I will continue to bring my refillable water bottle and KeepCup to meetings and events. 24/10/2019
572 Sarah McVeigh
I plan to remove wipes and single use sandwich bags by June 2020. I am already using lunchboxes and fleece cloths. 08/10/2019
573 Aaron Savage
To use less plastic by November 2019 with being completely plastic free by January 2020. 22/07/2019
574 Nigel Carson
I will completely ban plastics from my bathroom and kitchen by end of 2019. 14/06/2019
575 St Colmcille's PS
We pledge to reduce the use of single use plastic bottles and bags. Children and staff will use reusable plastic bottles in school. We will reduce the use of cling film, tin foil and plastic sandwich bags. 15/01/2020
576 Angus Farm Shop
We pledge to greatly reduce the amount of single use plastic bags that are used for raw meat products. We aim to use paper to wrap meat but ideally we would like customers to bring their own containers to put their provisions in.
We hope to look back at this for review in April 2020.
10/12/2019
577 Alison Curtis
I pledge to reject take away food if the only option is to serve it in plastic or polystyrene containers. AND let the people behind the counter know that why I am refusing it. Hopefully if more people did this then it may make catering establishments consider compostable alternatives! 07/06/2019
578 Sandra Hughes
Remove loose food bags from grocery shopping . Purchase reusable bags and remember to bring them when I shop. 07/08/2019
579 Cahir McKay
I pledge to remove as much single-use plastics from my life as possible, starting with plastic bottles. And to shop more conscientiously, purchasing items with as little packaging where possible. 22/11/2019
580 H S
I will remove plastic bags by March 2020 07/01/2020
581 Jude Bromley
I promise to carry my reusable coffee mug with me so if I want a take away coffee I have it there. I also aim to reduce the number of packages from food purchases. 18/06/2019
582 Cool FM, Downtown & Downtown Country
Cool FM, Downtown & Downtown Country pledge to stop using single-use plastic products for promotional items by the end of 2021. 21/09/2020
583 Hayley McGuinness
I am going to completely remove plastic bags and takeaway cups from my life, no more 'some of the time'. By the end of this year !! 16/06/2019
584 Frances Kane
Aim to reduce or ban all of the items below. 20/07/2020
585 St.Mary's Ps Kircubbin, Co.Down
To ban balloons and plastic carrier bags in the school. 14/01/2020
586 St Bernards Primary school
To reduce the amount of plastics brought into St Bernard's as wrapping, single use plastics and crisp bags along with plactic cups and bottles.
We pledge to severely reduce the use of plastics with the aim of becoming a Zero Waste School.
13/01/2020
587 Liz Cairns
I pledge to stop buying fruit & veg in plastic bags. Over the next month I will source and buy cotton bags to put my fruit and veg in. Target end of July. 26/06/2019
588 Ross Portis
I pledge to completely remove food containers by the start of July 2020. 25/02/2020
589 Glenstall IT
We will undertake to remove as much single use plastic from our business as we can by the end of 2019 23/05/2019
590 LCC Community Trust
We will endeavour to encourage all clients to stop using single use bags. To assist we will try to offer sustainable alternatives or recyclable products. 10/07/2020
591 Amanda Lavery
Plastic bags to be banned. 19/07/2020
592 Ballyhackamore Credit Union Ltd
As a not-for-profit organisation, we commit to working towards a Zero Single Use Plastic policy across all our operations and to educate / encourage our members to play their part in tackling plastic. 01/09/2020
593 Patrick Hosey
I promise to use no plastic in the next six months and see how it changes my life. 29/06/2020
594 Nicola Fitzsimons
I pledge to cut down the number of food containers that I use and to bring my own containers to shops that will accept them. I will continue to reuse any containers that I do receive. I will also pledge to purchase cans as alternatives to plastic bottles. 24/07/2019
595 Linen Quarter BID
I pledge to work with hospitality businesses in the Linen Quarter to source a more eco-friendly alternative to takeaway cups. 26/08/2020
596 Ceara Gray-Shannon
I pledge to help reduce plastic in my life and to encourage others to do this same. 07/08/2019
597 Jane Fox
I pledge to do my best to purchase fruit and veg without plastic. 04/06/2019
598 Emer Rafferty
I pledge to not use takeaway coffee cups by June 2020. I pledge to always look for environmentally friendly packaging and the best products for the environment. 20/05/2020
599 Andrea Hodgson
I pledge to remove and reduce all single use plastics from our home as much as I possibly can by Dec 2019. 14/06/2019
600 St.Macartan's Primary School Clogher
We pledge to recycle plastic bottles separately in St.Macartan's Primary School 14/11/2019
601 Seaview Primary School, Glenarm
We will not use ANY balloons in any fundraiser, party or any event in the school. No staff member will use takeaway cups this academic year. We will encourage all children not to use plastic bags. 28/01/2020
602 School of Nursing and Midwifery
I pledge to encourage reduction of waste through my role as Well-being Champion in the School. 26/06/2019
603 Ciara Laverty
I pledge to cut down on my plastic bag consumption, and to make an effort to take my reusable cup and cutlery with me everyday. I have recently switched to a bamboo toothbrush and want to explore more plastic free cosmetics. 24/07/2019
604 Shannon Mc Loughlin
I will try to reduce plastic packaging of food by choosing loose fruit and veg. 07/06/2019
605 Colin Smith
I pledge to remove single use cups, cutlery and plastic bags from my life by 31st August 2020, by remembering to have reusable alternatives with me at all times. 10/07/2020
606 Keith Patterson
I aim to reduce the number of products I buy which are packaged in single use plastic trays and punnets. To do this I pledge to buy more loose produce and use reusable cotton bags. 04/06/2019
607 Kate Allen
I pledge to find sustainable alternatives to plastic and buy local, plastic packaging free food where possible. I will walk to school everyday. I will always walk to destinations that are less than 3 miles away. I will not use straws. I will make my own ice lollies for summer and use wooden sticks. I will carry out one litter pick every week. I will bring a drink in a reusable bottle with me every day. I will tell everyone I meet how important it is that we all try out best to reduce our plastic. I will make paper bunting for birthday parties instead of having balloons. 03/07/2019
608 Sara Dallat
I am going to attempt to purchase less items packaged in plastic as they become available. 17/06/2019
609 Gillian Kinnier
I am going to replace plastic toothbrushes with bamboo for my household and I am going to totally ban single use plastic bottles for drinking water. 27/06/2019
610 Karen Douglas
I pledge to make better use of my reusable carrier bags and stop using plastic bags. 27/06/2019
611 Riverside school
We pledge to spend the next 12 months reducing the amount of plastic wrappers in lunch boxes. We also pledge to ban balloons and straws from school. 12/02/2020
612 Templeton Robinson Ballyhackamore
We pledge to remove plastic beverage bottles and plastic cups and supply glasses, ceramic cups and a refill station.
Remove plastic cutlery and reduce plastic bags.
13/03/2020
613 Rambler Inn
Rambler Inn Portstewart pledges to reduce its plastic use through ongoing service of our food in re useable trays and materials. We will ensure that our food deliveries are minimised to one delivery per week and where possible will prefer products based on the wrapping it is provided to us in. For the convenience of our customers we will when asked offer Vegware disposable food trays, wooden cutlery and biodegradable serviettes. Our complimentary tea and coffee will only be served in reusable mugs. 25/11/2019
614 St Aloysius Primary School
We pledge to ban the use of plastic plates and cutlery at our pupil Christmas dinner. We will ensure each pupil receives a reusable water bottle and our eco warriors will encourage their class mates to use it rather than plastic bottles 24/04/2020
615 Jade Berman
I pledge to attempt to reduce all my plastic use in home and at work further during #plasticfreeJuly 03/07/2019
616 McGovern Photograpic
My staff and I pledge to completely ban the use of beverage bottles and takeaway cups in my company by this time next year, especially in off site photo shoots. This is a personal goal in both my business and personal life. 26/06/2019
617 Jellyfish Soap NI
I am giving up buying any more drinks that come in plastic bottles and plan investing in a Sodastream with glass bottles. I am trying to buy fresh food without plastic wrappers or containers and use some reusable cotton bags. I hope by the end of 2019 to have achieved this to the best of my abilities. 10/07/2019
618 Susan Cramer
I am going to purchase cotton buds with non-plastic stems from now on. I am going to try shampoo that doesn't come in plastic packaging later in July and if it suits my hair I will switch. 09/07/2019
619 St. Mary's P.S. Draperstown
We pledge to reduce the use of plastic bottles, food containers and cups by June 2021. 10/07/2020
620
I pledge to make greater effort to be aware on a daily basis of how I use and reuse plastic in my daily life. 26/06/2019
621 Jamie Miller
I pledge to no longer purchase plastic drinks bottles from 2019 and to make an effort to no longer buy foods in unnecessary packaging by 2020. In doing so I will strive to buy local, fresh produce to support a circular economy. 26/07/2019
622 Saint Johns Primary School
We plan to completely ban all single use plastic bottles from our school before the end of 2019. we also plan to encourage reusing and recycling in our daily teaching and get involved with cash for clobber a local "reusing of clothes" charity organisation. 09/07/2019
623 Yvonne Leslie
I pledge to reduce the amount of single use plastic items I use by reusing containers, taking my own shopping and food bags to the supermarket and changing behaviours eg using Refill shops for items like shower gel and shampoo. 15/11/2019
624 Purple Earth
As well as continuing to offer the local community a choice of reusable and sustainable products as well as liquid refills I pledge to offer loose foods by the end of July 2019, so consumers can buy as little or as much product as they need, and refill their own containers. 14/06/2019
625 Esther McQuillan
I pledge, where possible and available, not to use single-use plastic! 14/06/2019
626 David Lindsay
Pledge to completely stop buying plastic bottled water immediately. 07/06/2019
627 Tracy O'Toole
I used to use plastic straws all the time but I do not at all now. Also I carry a bamboo cup with me instead of using plastic. I'm hoping to reduce the amount of products I buy from the supermarket with plastic wrapping by buying alternatives. This is where most of our household plastic comes from. 04/06/2019
628 Dan Quee
No more plastic cups by January 2020. 05/12/2019
629 City Hotel, Derry
City Hotel, Derry pledges to continue to reduce use of single-use plastic. Focusing on swapping out all our plastic laundry bags to reusable material ones and using up our current plastic pen stock which will be replaced with pencils by 2020. 01/07/2019
630 Colin Breen
I pledge to always bring my reusable cup or else always bring a drink from home in a reusable cup. I also pledge to make better choices when purchasing snacks in relation to their amount of packaging. 28/06/2019
631 Clare Sheeran
I will never use a straw again - so unnecessary! 28/06/2019
632 Blessed Patrick O'Loughran P.S
We pledge to reduce the use of takeaway cups, carrier bags, plastic bottles and food packaging and wrapping in our school by June 2020.
We will do this by creating our own school logo reusable water bottle, encourage use of school logo 'bag for life', have a package free Friday for school lunches every week and each teacher will use their own travel cup for tea and coffee.
14/01/2020
633 Ruth Van Ry
I pledge to reduce my plastic consumption by refusing straws, avoiding plastic cutlery (carrying my own) avoiding take away coffee/tea cups. 22/07/2019
634 Shannon Brady
I pledge that, by the 30th June, I will no longer be buying fresh produce packed in non reusable packaging. Instead I will opt to buy loose fruit and veg, without using plastic bags or trays, and shop at stores where I know this is possible. 03/06/2019
635 Clandeboye Primary School
We pledge to reduce the number of disposable plastic bottles by January 2021. 14/01/2020
636 Kathryn Flannigan
To stop using plastic carrier bags. I will use what I have and will not buy any more. In the future I will use non-plastic reusable bags. 26/06/2019
637 Deborah Simpson
I pledge to only use reusable nappies and wipes for baby arriving shortly. 30/07/2020
638 Carol Forster
I'm just about to start my journey with reusable nappies with my young family and pledge to use reusable wipes whenever I can! 12/08/2020
639 Danske Bank
To continue to reduce single use plastic in the workplace and to supply reuseable bottles to staff to reduce further single use plastic bottles. 18/11/2019
640 Ciara Barry
To use reusable coffee cups. 26/07/2019
641 Marie Therese Clenaghan
I pledge to avoid purchasing single-use plastics by shopping at zero waste stores. 26/02/2020
642 NI Assembly
We aim to be single use plastic free by 2021. 07/08/2019
643 Suzanne Trainor
Within next 12 months, examine my plastic usage and reduce. 22/08/2019
644 St Canices Primary School
To reduce the use of plastic water bottles in our school.
To recycle plastic wrappings.
17/11/2019
645 Bin-Ovation Ltd
I pledge to reduce completely my use of plastic bags and plastic bottle by using re-usable alternative immediately. 26/07/2019
646 Lidl Northern Ireland
20% less plastic packaging by 2022 and having 100% recyclable own-brand packaging by 2025.

Lidl discontinued the sale of single-use plastic items including drinking straws, disposable plates, cups and cutlery, with plastic-stemmed cotton buds next on the list in the coming months. The single-use plastic items are being replaced with biodegradable alternatives.
07/06/2019
647 Sustainable NI
I pledge to eliminate plastic and disposable food and drink containers from all Sustainable NI events and meetings. 08/10/2019
648 Pat Barkman
I pledge to buy my fruit and vegetables, without wrappers and containers, from a greengrocer and not the supermarket by the end of the summer. 27/06/2019
649 Amanda Corbett
I pledge to reduce my straw usage by August 2019. 26/06/2019
650 St Louise's Comprehensive College, Belfast
As a school we pledge to reduce our use of all types of single-use plastic in our school and promote this message in our local community. 26/01/2020
651 Seamus Girvan
I will try to stop buying so many plastic bottles drinks throughout the day. 06/06/2019
652 St Matthew’s PS Drumsurn
St Matthew's will reduce their use of single use plastic. 07/10/2019
653 St Teresa's Primary School
Children and staff will use refillable water bottle daily. All single use plastic bottles will be banned. 21/04/2020
654 Virginia Vicente
I pledge to stop using disposable plastic cutlery in work and start bringing mine from home from tomorrow. 26/06/2019
655 Enniskillen Integrated Primary School
We pledge as a school to reduce our plastic consumption by: reusing our water bottles, using less packaging in our lunch boxes, banning plastic straws and lollipop sticks. We are in partnership with our local community to design bags for life. We will pledge to recycle more plastic takeaway cups in our Arts and Crafts. We will kick start our pledge during our Eco Week Jan 27th to 31st. 28/01/2020
656 A B & C Insurance
We pledge to reduce and eventually eliminate our use of plastic drinking cups used with our water dispenser machine in the office. Our staff will use their own refillable containers and these will also be provided for our customers. 28/04/2020
657 Edenderry Primary School
We pledge to ban single use plastic bottles from our school in 2020. 25/02/2020
658 John O'Loughlin
No carrier bags. 06/12/2019
659 Castledawson PS

We pledge to hold Waste Free lunches every Thursday to actively reduce the amount of plastic waste . We also pledge to promote the use of reusable water bottles and bags as an alternative to plastic single use versions.
20/01/2020
660 St Malachy's Primary School, Bangor
We pledge to reduce the amount of single use plastics in our school by September 2020. We will encourage everyone to use reusable bottles and cutlery in their lunch. 31/01/2020
661 Karen Weston
I pledge to have a reusable shopping bag in my bag at all times so I don't need to buy a plastic one. 09/12/2019
662 Down High School
We pledge to:
Replace all disposable cups with reusable alternatives by June 2020.
Replace all plastic cutlery with stainless steel or bamboo alternatives.
Reduce the amount of single use plastic and disposable water bottles in our school by 50%, by June 2020.
21/10/2019
663 Saint John the Bapist's College
We aim to reduce plastic bottles and get rid of all plastic cutlery and cups from our school. 20/11/2019
664 Rainey Endowed School
I pledge to remove polystyrene trays from our school canteen during break time by January 2020.

I pledge to ban single use plastic cutlery for 1 week during EWWR in November 2019 and will review this at the end of the school year.
18/11/2019
665 Killowen P.S, Lisburn
We pledge to reduce single use plastic bottles in our school. 16/12/2019
666 Greenhaw Nursery and Primary School
I pledge to eliminate single use plastic bottles used in school during snack/ lunch and replace with reusable beverage bottles by June 2020. I pledge to work with the canteen staff in the hope of reducing plastic cutlery which is currently used on Friday's and when tubs of ice cream are served. 12/01/2020
667 Ampertaine Primary School
We pledge to remove single use plastic bottles from school by June 2020. We aim to always use a reusable bottle, refilling as necessary. 10/03/2020
668 Réka Kassai
I pledge to continuously work towards eliminating single-use plastic items from my life and also encourage others to do so. 04/06/2019
669 Share Discovery Village
Share Discovery Village pledges to review and reduce our usage of single-use plastic in all aspects of our operation. We have begun this journey through replacing some single-use items such as straws and cups with reusable or compostable alternatives. 03/09/2019
670 St. Anthony's Primary School
As a school we pledge to ban all single use plastic drinks bottles. 05/03/2020
671 The Drelincourt School
We pledge to completely eliminate the use of straws at school, as we are now drinking our milk from reusable beakers and not milk cartons.
We also pledge to stop using plastic disposable cutlery during snack and lunch time, with the cooperation of the dinner lady. We were inclined to use plastics on a quick dessert day eg, yoghurt or ice cream, but are now pledging to use metal spoons.
12/11/2019
672 Donemana Primary School
DPS are pledging to reduce the amount of plastic waste within our school. We have banned the use of plastic straws. We are pledging to reduce the use of plastic cutlery, plastic bottles, plastic carrier bags and take away cups. 05/11/2019
673 Victoria P.S. Ballyhalbert
We pledge that by June 2020 our school will no longer use plastic straws for our milk or disposable cups for our PFA events. We will reduce the amount of packets and wrappers used in school and we will have a complete ban on plastic lunch bags for our school trips and on single use plastic water bottles in school. 16/12/2019
674 Jodie Shortall
I pledge to reduce my water bottle purchases by August 2019. 27/06/2019
675 Camphill Primary School
Our school pledges to reduce plastic waste by taking part in 'Waste Free Lunches'. We will begin our pledge by introducing 'Waste Free Wednesdays', hoping that once the children and staff are in the routine of packing a waste free lunch, they will choose to bring one everyday. Waste free lunches will avoid using single use plastics such as cling film, sandwich bags, yoghurt pots etc. in favour for reusable tubs/food wrap. 12/11/2019
676 Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service
Over the next year as an organisation we are pledging to reduce our single use plastics, including bottles, cutlery and individual milk cartons across all of our blood donation sessions and also within our workplace. 05/09/2019
677 Leaney Primary School
We pledge to reduce the number of single use plastic bottles and carrier bags in our school. 25/06/2019
678 Whiteabbey Primary
As a school we plan to reduce the use of single use plastics. Each Wednesday we will hold Zero Waste Wednesdays. All staff and children are encouraged to bring their break and lunch in reusable containers. 20/11/2019
679 St. Joseph's Primary School, Bessbrook
We pledge to replace single-use milk straws with reusable cups by June 2020 and to reduce the number of plastic bottles used by children. 03/12/2019
680 Culture Night Belfast
We pledge to reduce all single use plastics at Culture Night Belfast 2019. To do this we have prepared a green checklist for participants and food traders at our event and have implemented a digital media campaign promoting the use of alternative, more sustainable materials and containers. 31/07/2019
681 St. Patrick's Primary
By the end of this school year to have most plastic water bottles replaced with reusable bottles. 08/11/2019
682 St Brendan's Primary School
To be free from single use plastic water bottles and have reusable bottles for all children in the school by the end of 2020. 07/11/2019
683 Holywood Primary School
To reduce our use of disposable plastic straws and work to replace them with metal reusable straws. 27/11/2019
684 St Tierney's Primary School
We will pledge to reduce the use of plastic straws during milk time in school.
It is our aim to eventually ban this use next year.
21/11/2019
685 St Malachy's P.S. Kilclief, Downpatrick
We plan to completely ban all single use plastic bottles from our school before the end of 2019. We will Refill & Reuse. All milk cartons for pupils will use paper straws. 30/07/2019
686 St Ronan’s College
We would like to reduce the use of plastic bottles in half and make pupils more aware of their actions. 07/10/2019
687 St. Patricks College, Maghera
I pledge to completely reduce packets, wrappers and takeaway cups in our school by Jun 2020. 15/10/2019
688 Arts & Business NI
We have already replaced individual water bottles at our events with jugs of tap water and glasses and we always use reusable shopping bags. As individuals we now pledge to stop using takeaway cups and will use reusable food boxes instead of sandwich bags and plastic containers. 27/06/2019
689 Ashfield Girls' High School
We pledge to reduce single use plastics in school by encouraging the use of refill bottles by June 2020. 17/10/2019
690 FIvemiletown College
Currently our canteen which worked independently from our school, disregard about 200 items of plastic cutlery daily. We know it as we have done a survey of the contents of their bins (they don't even recycle them or any other plastic packaging).
Our pledge is that we will endeavour to have them replaced by other means thus cutting down on more than 20,000 items annually.
11/10/2019
691 Thornfield House Special School
Thornfield House Special School Pledges to become a refill school.
Using only refillable water bottles by June 2020.
07/10/2019
692 Tracey Gamble
On the whole I largely already use reusable carrier bags. However by September 2019 I pledge to cut all carrier bags out of my daily use. 03/07/2019
693 Leann Harris
Reduce plastic bottle by using a refillable one for all of the family. 14/06/2019
694 Katie Gawley
I pledge to try my very best to drastically reduce the use of carrier bags, plastic bottles and take away cups - used by me and my family :) (as a start!) 07/08/2019
695 Peter Osborne
I pledge to never use balloons or plastic single-use water bottles, and never again buy a plastic bag. 27/06/2019
696 Theresa Taggart
I had banned bags, straws and plastic beverages from my house now I will work on banning more. 08/06/2019