Plastic Free Porthcawl

Businesses supporting Plastic Free Porthcawl

As Porthcawl has a population of 18,000, Surfers Against Sewage have set a target of 6 businesses and retailers that are required to remove 3 items of single use plastic.

The following businesses and retailers have removed at least 3 types of single use plastic from their operations.

Sussed Plastic Bags – Sussed re-use packaging from their suppliers rather than buy new bags for customers. They supply re-fills of cleaning products, and plastic free toiletries such as shampoo bars. Refill Station Ethical Retailer 4-5 James St, Porthcawl. https://www.facebook.com/sussedwales
Finnegans Plastic Bags, Polystyrene replaced with cardboard for fish and chips Takeaway 16 New Road, Station Hill, Porthcawl, CF36 5DN TEL: 01656 782883 https://www.facebook.com/pages/Finnegans/163289177060266/
Sidewalk Café Plastic cutlery, straws, stirrers and sauce sachets, Refill Station Café 3 Sidewalk Café Plastic cutlery, straws, stirrers Claire Wootton 6 Lias Rd, Porthcawl CF36 3AH Tel: 01656 772472 https://www.facebook.com/thesidewalkcafe01
Cosy Corner Straws, sauce sachets, menus not laminated Refill station Restaurant 33 Esplanade, Porthcawl CF36 3YR Tel: 01656 503245 hello@cosycornerlounge.co.uk https://www.facebook.com/Cosycornerlounge
The Fishermonger’s Cat promotes bring your own containers, and provides vegware containers and biodegradeable plastic bags and continues to reduce polystyrene containers from their suppliers and offers plastic crates as a multiple use option Fishmongers 14 John Street, Porthcawl, CF36 3BA Tel: 01656 859501 https://www.facebook.com/Thefishmongerscat/
Coney Community Hub Promotes plastic reduction, promotes bring your cups for refills, Refill station, eliminated plastic straws and cutlery Café, Surf and bike Hire Mackworth Road, Porthcawl CF36 5BT http://porthcawlconeysurf.co.uk/contact/
Divine stopped use of plastic bags, working with other local business owners to promote use of hessian and paper packaging Retail 30 John Street, Porthcawl, CF36 3BA https://www.facebook.com/divine30johnstreetPorthcawl/
The Pantri Box Zero waste shop, all items sold plastic free, bring your own containers Retail Gemma Newton Nottage Road, Porthcawl https://www.facebook.com/thepantribox/

If your local business has removed 3 items of single use plastic, please contact us to be added to the page.

For tips on how to reduce single use plastic waste from your business, please see “Plastic Free Tips For Business”.

The following businesses and organisations are signed up to the Refill App to provide free drinking water and reduce single use water bottles.

The Potting Shed 294a New Road, Newton, Porthcawl CF36 5PL
Cosy Corner Lounge 33 Esplanade, Porthcawl CF36 3YR
Grand Pavilion Porthcawl Esplanade, Porthcawl CF36 3YW
Sussed 4-5 James St, Porthcawl CF36 3BG
The Sidewalk Cafe 6 Lias Rd, Porthcawl CF36 3AH
Coney Surf Mackworth Rd, Porthcawl CF36 5BT
The Ancient Briton Pub 1 Clevis Hill, Porthcawl CF36 5NT
Porthcawl RFC South Road, CF36 3DH
Trecco Bay Holiday Park New Road, Porthcawl CF36 5PW
Greggs 31 John Street, Porthcawl CF36 3AP
Greggs 270 New Road, Newton, Porthcawl CF36 5DQ
Costa Coffee Porthcawl. John St, Porthcawl CF36 3AY
Spar Shop 66-68 John St, Porthcawl CF36 3BD

Find out more and sign up your premises as a Refill Station here https://refill.org.uk/

Download the app to find Refill Stations near you and to add new Refill Stations - add links to app stores https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/refill/id1137588733
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