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Petition: Stop Unnecessary Plastics! Ask Vitacost.Com to Make Scoops Optional!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green consumerism, Corporate Responsibility, plastic products, plastic reduction, alternative materials, prevention of further pollution, Sustainable Development, ocean pollution, marine ecyostems, green lifestyle, responsibility, changing attitude )

- 433 days ago -
An estimated 4.7 million tons of plastic ends up in our oceans each year where wave action turns them into a plastic soup, damaging sea life and marine ecosystems. They will persist for at least a thousand years. Even a company like Vitacost,...
Petition - Tell Congress: Stop Forcing Sustainable Farmers to Foot the Bill for Big Ag's Lobbying!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Big Ag, lobbyism, Sustainable farming, organic farming, eco-friendly development, environmental responsibility, prevention of further pollution, pesticide free food, ecosystem conservation, protection )

- 437 days ago -
Farmers in industries such as dairy and meat production are required to pay into programs known as "checkoffs." The money is supposed to be used to benefit all the farmers who paid into the fund -- including small-scale and organic farmers.
Petition: Don't Slash Budget for Renewable Energy Programs
Green Lifestyle  (tags: renewable energy projects, budget cuts, fossil fuels lobby, carbon footprint, Sustainable Development, responsible sourcing, Environmental Benefits, green technology, longterm consequences, prevention of further pollution, protection )

- 441 days ago -
According to the latest reports, the White House's budget proposal includes a worrisome 72% cut to renewable energy programs. Although it's clear President Donald Trump prefers to help his friends in the fossil fuel industries, there's no denying...
Petition - Amazon: Reduce Unnecessary Plastic Packaging
Green Lifestyle  (tags: amazon, plastic pollution, unnecessary packaging, Plastic Waste, biodegradable materials, reducing waste, eco-friendly development, Environmental Benefits, prevention of further pollution, Corporate Responsibility )

- 456 days ago -
Reduce the amount of unnecessary plastic packaging used to ship items. Plastic waste is a large issue plaguing the world and its oceans. The problem with plastic is the material takes hundreds of years to photodegrade. The plastic in the ocean shrinks...
Petition - UK Supermarkets Currently Generate One Million Tonnes of Plastic Packaging Every Year.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Great Britain, Plastic Waste, plastic pollution, recycling, biodegradable materials, packaging industry, Corporate Responsibility, alternative materials, environmental protection, prevention of further pollution, Sustainable Development )

- 457 days ago -
But our oceans can't stomach any more plastic! From turtles entangled in six pack rings to whales with stomachs full of plastic bags, the effects of plastic pollution can be devastating. UK supermarket Iceland has announced its own-brand packaging is...
Petition - Stop Texas From Making Plastic Bag Bans Illegal
Green Lifestyle  (tags: texas, Plastic Waste, plastic bags, plastic bag ban, fees, alternative materials, environmental damage, prevention of further pollution, Green Products, sustainable trends, responsible behaviour, Eco Friendly Products, illegal )

- 458 days ago -
Stop the Texas Supreme Court from making plastic bag bans illegal. Plastic bag bans are spreading like wildfire across the nation. Mostly on the city level, these laws ban the use of single-use plastic bags and have stores charge a fee for using a...
Petition - Laws Need to Be Introduced Making It Mandatory to Use Recyclable or Biodegradable Packaging.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Plastic Waste, environmental damage, recycling, biodegradable materials, packaging industry, Corporate Responsibility, alternative materials, environmental protection, prevention of further pollution, Sustainable Development, Green Products )

- 460 days ago -
You might have heard on the news or from others recently, there's been a huge amount of coverage on the PM's 25-year environmental plan. At present, the onus and responsibility is on us the consumers to separate our rubbish using up to five bins for it...
Petition - Applaud Environmentally Friendly Transportation Barges
Green Lifestyle  (tags: shipping industry, transportation barges, environmentally friendly, Sustainable Development, zero-emissions, prevention of further pollution, carbon footprints, positive change, Green Products )

- 461 days ago -
Praise company for developing zero-emission barges which will dramatically reduce pollution from water transportation. Dutch company Port-Liner has announced that two zero-emission barges will be ready to set sail this August. Inland barges are an...
Petition - Recycle Food Scraps to Reduce Waste and Pollution
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food waste, food scrap, prevention of further pollution, Recycling Waste, landfills, Organic Matters, ecofriendly behaviour, composting, Sustainable Development, responsible consumption, environmental impact, trash reduction, efficiently dispose )

- 463 days ago -
Require accessible municipal composting options to cut back on food waste. In 2010, 33.79 million tons of food waste went to the landfill in America. When buried under the mountain of trash in landfills, organic matter does not receive enough oxygen...
Meet Edible Plastics, Biodegradable Plastics' Fun Cousins
Green Lifestyle  (tags: plastic pollution, biodegradable materials, innovation, alternative materials, environmentally friendly, compostable, eco-friendly, sustainability, responsibility, prevention of further pollution, environmental protection )

- 491 days ago -
We're witnessing more and more of the havoc that our discarded plastic products are wreaking on the environment and living creatures. The oceans are full of plastic and its inhabitants are eating it, becoming entangled in it and even being strangled by it
How a New, Biodegradable Water Filter Can Help Our Plastic Bottle Crisis
Green Lifestyle  (tags: plastic bottle ban, plastic pollution, Sustainable Development, biodegradable materials, greenproducts, eco-friendly, Responsible Living, bottled water, avoiding waste, prevention of further pollution )

- 522 days ago -
You've seen the photos -- water bottles and other plastics bobbing around in the ocean, or washed up in piles on the shore. Our plastic is killing birds and fish that mistake it for food and eat it, or become hopelessly entangled in trash. A new,...
Petition - Send a Letter to Your Member of Congress to Eliminate Water Bottles From Our National Parks
Green Lifestyle  (tags: national parks, bottled water, plastic pollution, nestle, prevention of further pollution, nature ecoystems, sustainability, responsible behaviour, eco-friendly, protection )

- 545 days ago -
The Reducing Waste in National Parks Act (HR 3768) sends a strong message to the Trump administration and the bottled water industry that we will not stand for this rampant corporate interference. Sign this petition and send a letter to your member of...
Petition - Ban Systemic Pesticide Use in the U.S.A.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Pesticide Use, pesticide ban, ecosystems, bees, insects, butterflies, pollinator preservation, biodiversity, prevention of further pollution, Health issues, alternative methods, organic products, organic farming )

- 560 days ago -
A systemic pesticide moves inside a plant following absorption by the plant. Systemic insecticides, which poison pollen and nectar in the flowers, may kill bees and other needed pollinators. Please pass legislation to ban system pesticide use NOW!

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