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The Problem With Plastic - How Drinks Bottles Are Choking the Ocean
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, protection, pollution, plastic, oceans )

CherAWAY
- 1244 days ago - greenerideal.com
Bottled drinks are responsible for one of the ocean's most pressing environmental problems. Urban legends have been rife for decades about a large mountain of plastic trash polluting the Pacific Ocean. The truth of the matter is, in fact, much worse.
12 Things You Should NEVER Buy Again.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, green, greenliving, greenproducts, healthy, organic, natural, Salmon, food, paints, wood, gas, plastic, eco-friendly )

Diane
- 1254 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
1.Styrofoam cups. Styrofoam is forever. It's not biodegradable. Alternative: Buy recyclable and compostable paper cups. Best option: Invest in some reusable mugs that you can take with you.
Take Back the Tap: Bottled Water Wastes Resources and Money
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, greenliving, greenproducts, health, plastic, protection, recycling, Sustainabililty, water )

Kit
- 1259 days ago - foodandwaterwatch.org
Americans have bought into the myth that bottled water is purer and healthier than tap water. This misconception is largely the result of crafty marketing tactics from the bottled water industry, but the truth is that the federal government requires-->
Artist Garth Britzman Creates Art Out Of Plastic
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, conservation, plastic, art )

CherAWAY
- 1286 days ago - greenerideal.com
American artist Garth Britzman has collaborated with University of Nebraska students to create a piece titled (POP)culture, made of plastic. The endeavor took 200 hours to make and is a temporary installation.
Plastic Madness - Will the World Ban the Plastic Bag?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, plastic, protection )

CherAWAY
- 1288 days ago - greenerideal.com
In recent events around the world stretching from India to the Coast of California the plastic bag is on the chopping block. Countries are starting to believe that plastic bags are the cause of so much pollution around the world and are now focusing
Kim Preston's "Plastic Pacific" Series
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, conservation, protection, plastic )

CherAWAY
- 1451 days ago - greenerideal.com
Plastic objects positioned in the ocean is the subject of photographer Kim Preston's new series, titled Plastic Pacific. The series features everyday plastic objects floating in the sea looking like jellyfish, polyps, fish and other sealife.
Tara Oceans Finds Plastic Among Plankton
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, plastic, pollution, protection )

CherAWAY
- 1525 days ago - greenerideal.com
New findings from the Tara Oceans research expedition reveals a startling discovery - the presence of plastic fragments in all of the world's oceans. Based in the French research vessel Tara, a team of 15 scientists are on a comprehensive, 2.5 year
Haiti Bans Plastic Bags And Foam Products
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, greenliving, plastic, ban, haiti, eco-friendly, protection )

CherAWAY
- 1530 days ago - greenerideal.com
Haiti's government has announced a ban on importing, manufacturing and marketing polyethylene and polystyrene products as of Oct. 1 due to plastic and foam containers littering the country and hurting the ocean wildlife.
Tell Congress You Want a Bottled Water Free Inauguration! ACTION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, conservation, plastic, water bottles, green, sustainable, business, ecosystems, greenliving )

Nancy
- 1563 days ago - act.stopcorporateabuse.org
The way we see it, the inauguration ought to celebrate the best of American democracy -- not act as a misleading marketing plug for the bottled water industry. But apparently, that's not what the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies...
My War Against Plastic Coffee Pods
Green Lifestyle  (tags: coffee pods, ecosystems, destruction, wildlife, plastic, oceans, greenliving, Sustainabililty, eco-friendly, conservation )

Nancy
- 1586 days ago - ethicalocean.com
Kaffeologie, the Seattle-based company behind the filter, is doing the exact opposite of what those capsule-coffeemakers are all about. This filter comes with a lifetime guarantee and according to co-founder Nate Jones, it can be used thousands of time.
Plastic Trash Island Disaster - Video
Green Lifestyle  (tags: marine life, plastic, pollution, video )

Shaheen
- 1598 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
We need to do something about this plastic problem. Plastic is not natural, it is man made and plastic floats and chokes the environment. It disrupts the food chain. If many people across the globe will pull together a difference can be made.
Plastic Pollution In Oceans On A Steady Rise
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, pollution, oceans, plastic, protection, conservation )

CherAWAY
- 1613 days ago - greenerideal.com
Plastic finding its way into our oceans poses a huge environmental threat since plastic does not biodegrade - plastic photo degrades with sunlight and breaks into smaller and smaller pieces but never fully disappears. Some estimates have found that
The Process of Recycling Plastic
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, recycling, plastic, protection, greenliving )

CherAWAY
- 1621 days ago - greenerideal.com
Recycling plastic is a more complex process than first thought for a number of reasons. The first is because there are many different types of plastic, some of which can be recycled and some of which cannot. Also, many plastics have differing levels of
ACTION ALERT: Ban Single-Use Plastic Shopping Bags in New Mexico! PLEASE SIGN1
Green Lifestyle  (tags: plastic, toxins, dangerous, laws, ecoystems, ban plastic, new mexico, environment )

Simone
- 1627 days ago - change.org
This is important because we are consuming more and more virtually useless petroleum products. Single use plastic carrier bags are very toxic; we use them for 10 minutes and they take over 1000 years to decompose.

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