Plastic Free July

Join millions of people reducing their plastic waste.

Plastic Free July® is a global movement that helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution – so we can have cleaner streets, oceans, and beautiful communities. Will you be part of Plastic Free July by choosing to refuse single-use plastics?

Learn more here!

Clean Up UQ

28 July 2022 2:00pm4:00pm
Join UQ Sustainability for a Clean Up event in Welcome Weeks and help us protect the beautiful biodiversity on our St Lucia campus!
Image of different coloured plastics washed up on the sand.

Recycle Right: Plastic Policy Seminar with Toby Hutcheon

28 July 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Come along to learn about the current state of plastic policy in Queensland, from Toby Hutcheon of Boomerang Alliance!
Poster of the different waste streams at UQ

Know Your Plastics Workshop (Online) for Plastic Free July

25 July 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
This Plastic Free July, learn about the different types of plastic that pop up in our day to day lives and how to avoid the nasty ones.
Collage of people holding signs with PFJ message

Take the Pledge! Plastic Free July

1 July 2022 9:00am31 July 2022 5:00pm
Ready to take the Plastic Free July challenge?

Host your own Plastic Free Morning Tea

1 July 2022 9:00am31 July 2022 5:00pm
Across the globe, communities are inspired by the Plastic Free Morning Tea: a popular way of making and sharing food, fun and conversations about plastic free solutions.