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Amazon: Stop Using Paper and Bubble Wrap Envelopes That Can't Be Recycled
Environment  (tags: trash, garbage, waste, shipping materials, recycling, petitions )

Freya
- 37 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Paper and bubble wrap envelopes are not easily recycled and end up in landfills. Use all paper envelopes to save the environment, please.
15 Things You Can Do to Help Keep Oceans Clean
Environment  (tags: oceans, water, seas, sea life, garbage, litter, pollution, plastics, chemicals, activism, charity, seafood )

Freya
- 40 days ago - mentalfloss.com
It's important to realize that it's not enough just to enjoy our oceans - we also have to keep them clean and actively protect them. Here are 15 ways you can help.
Demand Big Corporations Do Their Part to End Plastic Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, trash, garbage, plastic, petitions )

Freya
- 454 days ago - engage.us.greenpeace.org
Our world is choking on plastic. The equivalent of one garbage truck of plastic enters into our seas every minute. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch currently spans an area three times the size of Texas.
Tell Starbucks: Break Free From Plastic
Environment  (tags: oceans, seas, pollution, trash, garbage, marine life, petitions )

Freya
- 494 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Each minute, the equivalent of a garbage truck full of plastic ends up in the ocean, where it is eaten by fish, birds, and other marine animals. By 2050, the world's oceans are projected to have more plastic than fish.
Tell Citi to Ditch Ocean Dumping!
Environment  (tags: oceans, seas, pollution, garbage, trash, petitions )

Freya
- 500 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
This is what happens when banks like Citi invest in mining companies that dump waste in the ocean. Already phased out in many parts of the world, this outdated practice should be banned once and for all - not propped up by big banks.
The Lure of Landfills: How Garbage Changes Animal Behavior
Environment  (tags: garbage, landfills, wildlife, pollution )

AWAY AWHI
- 1128 days ago - nrdc.org
Our leftovers can be dangerous in the wrong hands, paws, or beaks.
Sweden Wants Your Trash
Environment  (tags: Sweden, garbage, energy generated from garbage, Sweden imports trash, Swedish Waste Management )

Judy
- 2457 days ago - npr.org
Sweden's program of generating energy from garbage is wildly successful, but recently its success has also generated a surprising issue: There is simply not enough trash.
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
- 2942 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....
FUEL........A Must Watch Movie   video
Environment  (tags: fuel, standard oil, economies, food, biofuels, solar, wind, garbage, Joshua Tickell )

Sheryl
- 2998 days ago - youtube.com
Unveils a curtain of deception covering America's dependence on foreign oil as it explores one possible solution to the coming energy crisis. A movie of Hope and solutions.
40 Awesome Upcycling Ideas for Your Post-Holiday Garbage
Environment  (tags: Upcycling Ideas, Garbage, Post-Holiday Home, Environment )

Nancy
- 3140 days ago - toponlinecolleges.com
By upcycling, the converting of waste materials into newer and better materials, you can become one less family that's piling an excess of garbage curbside -- plus it gives you something fun to do during your holiday downtime.
A Soup of Millions of Tons of Plastic Pollution in Midway Atoll
Environment  (tags: pollution, plastic, sea, garbage )

Emma
- 3416 days ago - greentimes.com.au
Also known as the Pacific Gyre, the soup a slowly rotating vortex of garbage that, when it gets close land, "vomits" forth plastic detritus all over the beaches. Consequently the Midway Islands are covered with plastic garbage.
Plastic Rubbish Blights Atlantic Ocean
Environment  (tags: environment, plastic, rubbish, blight, Atlantic ocean, great Pacific garbage patch, garbage )

Beatrice
- 3430 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Scientists have discovered an area of the North Atlantic Ocean where plastic debris accumulates. The region is said to compare with the well-documented "great Pacific garbage patch".
Ocean Garbge TWICE the Size of Texas ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, garbage, oceans, habitat, protection, nature )

CherAway
- 3635 days ago - change.org
Please take action for a "CLEAN" environment, and urge YOUR Congressmember, Federal Representative, State Senator, and State Representative to start caring about the environment.
Sign Petition: Global Emission and Waste Reform NOW
Environment  (tags: environment, CO2emissions, waste, garbage, ocean, landfills, pollution, recycling, nature, protection, globalwarming, Sustainabililty, wildlife, habitat, conservation, corporations, economy, health, disease, prevention, safety, politics, government )

Tom
- 3712 days ago - change.org
Our government's goal is to reduce pollution by 83% by 2050. The health of the people comes before corporations or the economy. We should eliminate endless landfills, trash, and gigantic garbage patches in oceans through planning and recycling by 2020.
Ocean Taskforce: Toxic Plastics Killing Marine Life! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: plastic, garbage, pollution, killing marine life, animals, protection, wildlife, environment, destruction )

CherAway
- 3770 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The enormous stew of trash - which consists of 80 percent plastics and weighs some 3.5 million tons, say oceanographers - floats where few people ever travel, in a no-man's land between San Francisco and Hawaii.
 

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