Refuse to buy personal care products containing polyethylene or polypropylene microbeads.
Share the 5 Gyres National petition to ban the sale of products containing polluting plastic microbeads.
Share the 5 Gyres Ban The Bead infographic in social media. Or download and print the poster and display it in a public place. (Coming soon)
Instagram products containing microbeads in stores, tag @5gyres and use the hashtag #banthebead
Send any partially used products containing microbeads to 5 Gyres HQ. Products will will be utilized in The 5 Gyres / Chris Jordan Arts Outreach Piece. 5 Gyres HQ: 3131 Olympic Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404
Please Share the Petition:
“I signed @5gyres petition 2 tell @EPA @Transport 2 @BanTheBead for a national ban on products w plastic microbeads. bit.ly/10On8mA ”