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Ask Trader Joe's to Stop Using So Much Non-Recyclable Plastic Wraps
Environment  (tags: Trader Joe's, plastic, wrapping, alternatives, petition )

David
- 39 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
there are other options...especially when the underlying packaging is recyclable!
The UN Wants to Ban Plastic Waste in Oceans TAE ACTION: Take Three Pieces of Garbage With You When You Leave the Beach
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, humans, plastic, banning plstic, UN, nature, oceans, world )

Lone
- 45 days ago - globalcitizen.org
The effort is both urgent and extremely challenging, according to the UN, but it shows that the will to act is there.
Demand Corporates Stop Polluting Our Planet With Plastic - Petition
Environment  (tags: petition, I ban plastic, pollution, Corporate responsibility, plastic )

Dandelion
- 109 days ago - ibanplastic.com
With the world now producing more than 300 million tons of plastic every year, we could probably wrap this planet up a few times over in plastic! About 50 percent of the plastic produced, we use it only once. It is present almost everywhere around us.
Plastic Makes Up Nearly 70% of All Ocean Litter
Environment  (tags: world, water, Sustainabililty, research, pollution, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, plastic, 70%, litter )

Darren
- 288 days ago - sciencemag.org
Every day, humans generate millions of tons of garbage. And although a lot of that litter ends up in landfills, some enters the ocean by accident or through illegal dumping.
Photo of Young Lion With Plastic Bottle in His Mouth Tells a Sad Story
Environment  (tags: wildlife, plastic, bottles, bags, dogs, cat toys, pollution, healthconditions, nature )

Barb
- 742 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words, but when looking at this photo of a wild lion with a plastic bottle in its mouth âEUR¦ only one phrase comes to mind âEUR" WTH?!
Ban Disposable Plastic Water Bottles
Environment  (tags: plastic, bottles, harmful, environment, animals, petition, california )

Scooby
- 963 days ago - change.org
Plastic Water Bottles are harming the environment. Look at that charming animal holding a...disposable bottle? If every animal did that, the world wouldn't be a better place.
Prince Charles Calls for End to Dumping of Plastic in World's Oceans
Environment  (tags: marine environment conference, environment, pollution, water, oceans, plastic, stifling, littering )

Evelyn
- 1035 days ago - theguardian.com
Prince Charles tells marine environment conference he is horrified at the littering of the seas and haunted by photographs of seabirds killed by ingesting plastic
Urban Bees Using Plastic to Build Nests
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, humans, nature, pollution, plastic, bees, nests )

Giana
- 1450 days ago - news.discovery.com
Comedian George Carlin once joked that perhaps the Earth wanted plastic, yet didn't know how to produce it. So, the planet spawned humans only so that we could create the polymer. Two species of leafcutter bee seem to have taken Carlin seriously.
Sign Our Petition to Nestlé ACTION
Environment  (tags: water, environment, ecosystems, destruction, drought, Nestle, plastic )

Nancy
- 1691 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Currently, Nestlé has a permit through 2017 to take about 1.1 million litres of water per day from Hillsburgh, Ontario for its bottling operations in nearby Aberfoyle -- even during drought conditions while there are by-laws on water use for households.
TAKE ACTION!!! -Ocean Horror Show: Dead Sea Birds With Bellies Full of Plastic Garbage -See Photo-This Is Reality
Environment  (tags: plastic, oceans, death, birds, oeanlife, mammals, destruction, environment, healthconditions, protection, humans )

Julie
- 1795 days ago - takepart.com
thousands of dead albatross chicks choked to death on man's detritus, mostly shiny bits of plastic picked up from the nearby Pacific Ocean by their parents, and fed to them mistakenly as food.
Crayola, Make Your Mark! Set Up a Marker Recycling Program ACTION
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, Crayola, wildlife, plastic, bottles, oceans, landfills )

Nancy
- 2040 days ago - change.org
By establishing a take-back program for their plastic markers, Crayola can stop millions of markers from becoming pollution and waste.
Discourage the Consumption of Bottled Water ACTION
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, wildlife, plastic, bottles, oceans )

Nancy
- 2060 days ago - forcechange.com
The market for bottled water is exceedingly high: $7.7 billion was spent on bottled water in 2007 alone. Bottled water is not safer or healthier than tap water, and it is certainly not as friendly for our environment.
Plastic Seas Altering Marine Ecology
Environment  (tags: marine ecology, marinea nimals, pollution, plastic, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, world, oceans, water )

AWAY AWHI
- 2079 days ago - ipsnews.net
Plastic trash is altering the very ecology of the world's oceans. Insects called "sea skaters", a relative of pond water striders, are now laying their eggs on the abundant fingernail-sized pieces of plastic floating in the middle of the North Pacific Oce
ENVIRONMENT: Ban Plastic Water Bottles In All National Parks. PLEASE SIGN!
Environment  (tags: national parks, plastic, bottled water, conservation, humans, nature, Sustainabililty, water, trees, protection, climate-change, green, environment, USA )

Jim
- 2127 days ago - forcechange.com
Disposable plastic water bottles have been successfully banned in 3 national parks, and should be banned in all of them. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Zion National Park, and the Grand Canyon have seen reductions in waste after banning the sales of
East Africa: Kenya Unable to Escape From a Plastic Bag
Environment  (tags: environment, plastic, ecosystems )

Jill
- 2283 days ago - allafrica.com
Kenya, as the biggest economy it the region, has to choose between taking the lead in protecting the environment, or opposing a law that will result in job losses at home.
 

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