Wet wipe on Hayle Beach Cornwall Natasha Ewins

Swimming in wet wipes

Our seas are swimming in wet wipes containing plastic. Once they start to break down, they kill marine wildlife and clog up our beaches. We're taking action and calling for plastic to be banned from wet wipes.

The problem


wet wipes

per 100m of Scottish beach


wet wipes

per 100m of English beach


wet wipes

per 100m of Welsh beach

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