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Greenpeace Calls For Kleenex Ban in Santa Monica Schools

Environment  (tags: Boreal forest, Kleenex, conservation, destruction, environment, nature, habitatdestruction, trees, habitat, protection, forests )

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Today, dozens of parents and teachers pledged to make their classrooms Kleenex-free," said Greenpeace spokesperson Nikitas Mentiodes. "By removing Kleenex from the classroom, parents and teachers are setting a strong example to our children that we will

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. (0)
Monday March 17, 2008, 1:13 pm
What a wonderful way for these parents and educators to teach by example!!!
Noted with thanks, Cher.

Tia h (67)
Monday March 17, 2008, 1:31 pm
What a great idea !!

Tim Redfern (581)
Monday March 17, 2008, 2:58 pm
“The boreal forests that Kimberly-Clark gets its pulp from have been evolving since the last Ice Age, over 10,000 years ago, and have never been logged before,” Greenpeace officials said.

OMG, this is just so wrong!!
Well, looks like we add Kleenex
to the boycott list!
Thank you, Cher.

Past Member (0)
Monday March 17, 2008, 7:08 pm
"Only when the last tree has withered,
and the last fish caught,
and the last river been poisoned,
will we realize we cannot eat money."

- Cree - Native American Prophecy


Elena P (549)
Tuesday March 18, 2008, 5:21 am
Thank you, Cher. I never buy Kleenex.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 18, 2008, 5:22 am

Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 18, 2008, 5:34 am
They took all the trees
And put them in a tree museum
And they charged all the people
A dollar and a half just to see'em.
Don't it always seem to go
That you don't know what you've got
Till it's gone.
They paved paradise
And put up a parking lot.
Joni Mitchell,Big Yellow Taxi

Plant Life
Plant Trees...

. (0)
Tuesday March 18, 2008, 11:00 am
Wow, no more Kleenex here...Thank you Cher!

serge vrabec (278)
Tuesday March 18, 2008, 12:13 pm
All tissue has been out for me and paper napkins for a while, im almost at the no toilet paper point! Thx Cher!!!!!!

Darlene K (356)
Tuesday March 18, 2008, 3:58 pm
Noted with happiness. Thank you. I remember a child growing up with handkerchiefs (sp), and I still give them as gifts.

Lasvalpe S (16)
Tuesday March 18, 2008, 7:02 pm
Thank you. There's nothing like a (really) handkerchief. :-P

Linda Delp (0)
Wednesday March 19, 2008, 4:20 am
I use Acme tissues. I don't know what they are made from but with my sinus problems, asthma, and chemical sensitivities I can't use most tissues. Many are fragranced or very rough on the nose. Couldn't use hankerchiefs because I use so many tissues. And then there is the soap and detergent problem. Many times I use a wash cloth with hot water to try to breath into. I haven't investigated the whole tissue thing, guess I have been working on all the chemicals in our products, baby products, cosmetics, etc. Linda
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