Citizen Science Key to New Findings

Citizen Science Key to New Findings

Citizen Science Key to New Findings   While some big hitters provided the methods and structure, ordinary citizens of three cities on the Mississippi collected the data to provide major findings on plastic pollution in the Mississippi River Corridor.  ...
Why we need a UN Treaty on Plastic Pollution

Why we need a UN Treaty on Plastic Pollution

Why we need a UN Treaty on Plastic Pollution   This just in: The Ellen MacArthur Foundation has published a White Paper that explores the need for a new global treaty on plastic pollution.  It outlines three key messages for policy makers:   Eliminate all...
Talking Trash and Reducing Plastic

Talking Trash and Reducing Plastic

Talking Trash and Reducing Plastic   When Poulsbo Rotary decided to reduce plastic and other waste at their annual fundraiser, they learned that planning — and a few tricks — cut their waste from a dumpster load to a small bag!   Thanks to advice...
A BENCH GROWS IN NEW MEXICO

A BENCH GROWS IN NEW MEXICO

A BENCH GROWS IN NEW MEXICO or 6,000 pounds of plastic caps and lids… what to do, what to do?   Meet Bianca Cheney. A retired librarian, community influencer in Roswell, New Mexico, and plastic recycler extraordinaire. Ms. Cheney now works at her family owned...
End Plastic Soup

End Plastic Soup

End Plastic Soup   The EndPlasticSoup movement was born in Amsterdam in June of 2018 when over 200 Rotarians from District 1580 and 100 children began fishing for plastic in the canals of Amsterdam.  From there, it cast its eyes on the plastic of the world.  It...

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