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Demand Big Corporations Do Their Part to End Plastic Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, trash, garbage, plastic, petitions )

- 152 days ago -
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 )

- 191 days ago -
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 )

- 197 days ago -
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 Already phased out in many parts of the world, this outdated practice should be banned once and for all - not propped up by big banks.
Miracle Ocean-Cleaning Tech Ready To Get Its Feet Wet
Environment  (tags: trash, GARBAGE POLLUTION )

- 835 days ago -
If this technology is successfully implemented, it could remove almost half of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, or 154 million pounds of trash, according to estimates in just 10 years. The V-shaped underwater wall would corral trash to then be more easil
Ban Microbeads to Protect Our Oceans
Environment  (tags: ocean, sea, pollution, trash, petitions )

- 1328 days ago -
Right now, 5 Gyres has introduced legislation in state governments around the country to ban personal products that contain plastic microbeads.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Preserve the Whitewater River in Ohio
Environment  (tags: pollution, humans, trash, conservation, environment, ecosystems, politics )

- 1508 days ago -
There are between 1,500 and 2,000 canoes being sent down this small river on any given weekend. The river banks are becoming trashed with the left overs of these canoe trips.
Can the World Reach Peak Waste?
Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, endangered, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, trash )

- 1783 days ago -
If the world's growing population embraces a throwaway culture, human civilization may drown in garbage.
Help Minimize Damage From Tsunami Debris ACTION
Environment  (tags: tsunami, trash, ocean, Pacifac, environment, ecosystems )

- 2378 days ago -
When the water from the tsunami retreated back to the sea, it took along with it all of the debris from objects it had destroyed along the way. There is now a massive pile of trash 2,000 miles long floating out in the ocean.
No More Landfills - Let's Use Trash for Energy ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, landfills, trash, energy, habitat, protection, pollution )

- 3083 days ago -
Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands are all ramping up their waste-to-energy plants. These plants use a very new and clean technology to convert non-recyclable waste into heat and energy. Some communities get as much as 80 percent of their heat from
Storms Trash Calif. Beaches, Bring Snow to AZ, NM
Environment  (tags: destruction, pollution, storms, trash, beaches, child body found )

- 3163 days ago -
SEAL BEACH, Calif. - Spare tires, rusted shopping carts and still steaming trash cover this ocean beach -- ugly remnants from the series of dangerous and damaging storms that tore through states in the southwest
A Life of Grime: Could You Survive for Three Weeks on a Dump, Existing Only on Other People's Rubbish?
Environment  (tags: survival, trash, subsistence, eco_challenge )

- 4047 days ago -
It would be tough, they were told - an "eco challenge" in a secret location. They would need to pack their passports and update their jabs. Sasha Gardner, a Bournemouth-based glamour model, was expecting to visit a rainforest or pacific island.

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