Visiting the beach – why not hunt for nurdles?

Want something different to do next time you visit a beach? Why not help us understand how plastics might be affecting our environment?

A nurdle is a plastic pellet, used by a manufacturer to create new products and is typically 2 -5mm in size of varying colours, either clear or opaque. You can find out all you need to know how to hunt for them at ‘The Great Nurdle Hunt’ website ‘how to take part’ page. In 2022 the hunt identified in excess of 1m nurdles, from 317 hunts in 23 countries. Get hunting now! You can take part anytime and anywhere.