Plastic-Free Shopping


What: Lecture (part of November Plastic Month)
When: Nov 12th
Where: Forum | C222
Costs: Free

What are the alternatives for plastic bags and packagings, can we do completely without? Find out about different approaches to reduce the use of plastics in shops!
These three speakers will share their views:
Karin van de Stadt from Kennisinstituut Duurzaam Verpakken (Institute for Sustainable Packaging), Karin Molenveld from the Food & Biobased Research department of Wageningen UR, Wim van Dijk from Bag&Buy, which is to be the first packaging-free shop in the Netherlands.

The lecture evening starts at 19:30 in C222, Forum.


WEP, Green Office and Stichting RUW support Bag&Buy with their great initiative to be a packaging-free shop. Bag&Buy is currently in a crowdfunding phase and they can use all help they can get. The shop will come wherever there is most enthusiasm! Support them via Even liking or sharing Bag&Buy on facebook helps!

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