Global Week of Action

SOCIAL MEDIA TOOLKIT

Communities around the world are coming together to fight back against the plastic forced on us by global corporations. Join us in telling corporate polluters that we have had enough and it’s time for them to change. Here’s everything you need to be part of the Global Week of Action to #BreakFreeFromPlastic on social media!

Hashtag

#BreakFreeFromPlastic

Follow #BreakFreeFromPlastic on social media!

Here is how to participate online

 

  1. Tweet at corporations and demand they practice the new 3 Rs: reveal the amount of plastic they use, reduce their plastic use, and reinvent the way they deliver their products. Use the sample tweets/posts below and tag the top 5 corporate polluters (Coca-Cola, Nestlé, PepsiCo, Mondelēz International, & Unilever) based on the #BrandAudit2019. You can reference the Brand Audit Report vol. 2.
  2. Visit the Global Week of Action page to choose an activity or plan your own.
  3. Post photos from your actions and activities on social media using the hashtag #BreakFreeFromPlastic. Tag @brkfreeplastic on Twitter and @BreakFreeFromPlastic on Instagram and Facebook.

 

Sample tweets to use throughout the week of action:

*If including an image with your tweet, please tag the top 5 corporate plastic polluters of 2019: @cocacola, @Nestle, @PepsiCo, & @Unilever (@MDLZ does not have photo-tagging enabled)

 

  • 88 organisations have signed this letter <http://bit.ly/GWALetter> calling on the top global plastic polluters to #breakfreefromplastic! Help us make sure they read it by reposting and tagging @CocaCola @Nestle @Unilever @MDLZ @PepsiCo.  

 

 

  • Now that we’ve finished our #BrandAudit2019, it’s time to send all that plastic waste back to where it belongs! Send your branded trash back to @cocacola, @Nestle, @PepsiCo, @Unilever, and @MDLZ and tell them to #BreakFreeFromPlastic!

 

 

  • This Global Week of Action, I’m calling on corporations @cocacola, @Nestle, @PepsiCo, @Unilever, and @MDLZ to reveal the amount of plastic they use, reduce their plastic use, and reinvent the way they deliver their products #BreakFreeFromPlastic bit.ly/globalweekofaction

 

 

  • Breaking: International #PlasticAtlas released by @boell_stiftung & @brkfreeplastic featuring 49 infographics covering the full impact of plastic pollution. Read the full report: boell.de/plasticatlas

 

 

  • Be part of the #ReuseRevolution! Demonstrate to companies that the only real solution to the plastic pollution crisis is to focus on refillable and reusable systems instead of throwaway packaging! Learn more at http://bit.ly/2qxYk81 and bit.ly/globalweekofaction

 

 

  • We are proud to be part of @brkfreeplastic’s Global Week of Action to fight back against the plastic forced on us by global corporations. #BreakFreeFromPlastic and join us: bit.ly/globalweekofaction

 

Sample facebook & Instagram posts:

  • 88 organisations have signed this letter <http://bit.ly/GWALetter> calling on the top global plastic polluters to #breakfreefromplastic! We can make sure they read it by reposting and tagging @CocaCola @Nestle @Unilever @MDLZ @PepsiCo or even better, printing it off and sending to their regional offices.

 

  • Now that we’ve finished our #BrandAudit2019, it’s time to send all that plastic waste back to where it belongs! This Global Week of Action, send your branded trash back to @cocacola, @Nestle, @PepsiCo, @Unilever, and @MDLZ and tell them to #BreakFreeFromPlastic! Visit bit.ly/globalweekofaction

 

 

  • We are proud to be part of the Global Week of Action to #BreakFreeFromPlastic. Top global corporate plastic polluters like @cocacola, @Nestle, @PepsiCo, @Unilever, & @mondelez_international need to take responsibility for their products and packaging. Visit bit.ly/globalweekofaction and join the @BreakFreeFromPlastic movement in calling on corporations to reveal the amount of plastic they use, reduce their plastic use, and reinvent the way they deliver their products.

 

 

  • Breaking: International #PlasticAtlas released by @boell_stiftung & @breakfreefromplastic featuring 49 infographics covering the full impact of plastic pollution. Plastic producers need to be held responsible! Read the full report: boell.de/plasticatlas

 

 

  • Be part of the #ReuseRevolution! Demonstrate to companies that the only real solution to the plastic pollution crisis is to focus on refillable and reusable systems instead of throwaway packaging! Learn more at http://bit.ly/2qxYk81 and bit.ly/globalweekofaction #breakfreefromplastic