It’s not actually summer season with no competition or two however for more and more conscientious customers, they are often an environmental nightmare, full with plastic glasses at each bar and an enormous quantity of tents and litter left behind. Now one occasion goals to resolve your moral dilemma by creating the UK’s first zero-waste competition but it surely wants your assist first.
The competition will even be serving solely vegan meals. Picture by Gpointstudio
No Planet B describes itself as a “TED discuss meets music competition” and has plans for discussions and workshops on matters like permaculture and yoga and a number of vegan meals distributors to pattern whereas there. The venue might be an open-air area within the Nice Tew Property within the Cotswolds from 17-19 August.
To make their plans a actuality, they’re funding the enterprise on Kickstarter. The rewards are a variety of various tickets, relying on how a lot you donate, and with 15 days to go it’s reached about 60% of its goal funding with some ticket choices already offered out. All tickets embrace free tenting though there might be glamping choices available for purchase nearer to the date.
No Planet B competition have some zero-waste guidelines in place to abide by and to make your competition expertise simpler. These embrace:
Deliver your individual bottle and mug to re-use through the competition. You may as well pre-order one to gather.
Deliver your individual reusable meals containers for his or her vegan meals distributors.
Digital tickets solely.
Recycling and compostable bins might be on the competition.
It’s essential to take your tent with you and in case you have hassle, an worker will even allow you to pack it away.
Encouraging car-sharing and a coach scheme to get attendees to the occasion.
Biodegradable nappies and female merchandise might be available for purchase on the competition.
If the ticket possibility you need isn’t obtainable on Kickstarter any extra, you’ll be able to be a part of the mailing listing on-line to be alerted to when extra go on sale sooner or later or to get updates on new audio system and music acts added to the line-up.
Supply hyperlink – https://www.lonelyplanet.com/information/2018/05/30/zero-waste-festival-vegan-uk-no-planet-b/