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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
- 332 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
- 553 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
- 625 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
- 1040 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
- 1281 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
- 1385 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
- 1630 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
- 1650 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 )

Cal
- 1669 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
- 1717 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
- 1873 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.
Ban the Use of Plastic Bags in the U.S! PLEASE SIGN!
Environment  (tags: plastic, bags, U.S., petition )

Andrea
- 1944 days ago - change.org
They are made from polyethylene, a product of petroleum, which is a non-renewable resource. They are not biodegradable and are almost indestructible. They take an incredibly long time to break down and when they do, it's into a "plastic dust" which
Plastic Found in Nine Percent of 'Garbage Patch' Fishes: Tens of Thousands of Tons of Debris Annually Ingested
Environment  (tags: Plastic, Garbage, Debris, pollution, environment )

Anna
- 1983 days ago - sciencedaily.com
The first scientific results from an ambitious voyage led by a group of graduate students from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego offer a stark view of human pollution and its infiltration of an area of the ocean that has been labeled....
Stop Plastic Trash - Take the Pledge ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, destruction, pollution, plastic, protection )

CherAWAY
- 2027 days ago - act.oceana.org
The average American uses between 300 and 700 plastic bags every year -- that's billions of tons each year. And what happens to them? Many end up in the ocean where they are often mistaken for food by hungry sea turtles
Man Invents Machine to Convert Plastic Into Oil   video
Environment  (tags: plastic, fuel, Japan, Ito, machine, environment, new invention )

Dandelion
- 2077 days ago - youtube.com
Plastic's carbon footprint includes landfilling and incineration, its recycle rate is dismally low around the globe. If we were to use only the world's plastic waste rather than oil from oil fields, CO2 emissions could be slashed dramatically, Ito says.
 

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