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Important Eco-Tips

This quote is from Nicholas Mallos, The Director of Trash Free Seas at the Ocean Conservancy. He’s right- we all need to be aware and play our part 🌊 The first thing we can all do is reduce (or eliminate) our use of single use plastics. I’m sure you’ve heard that 80% end up in our oceans.Here a few suggestions- 🌟 Bring your one water bottle🌟 Use reusable produce mesh bags & shopping bags at the store or farmers market🌟 Bring your own reusable mug to Starbucks 😉Tag a friend and tell me your favorite suggestion 💚🌎 #everyonecandosomething #goreusable#saveouroceans

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Join the Fight Against Plastic Pollution

May 23rd is World Turtle Day. 🐢 In support of the turtles and all other wildlife in the oceans, please join the fight against plastic pollution by signing this petition.  This petition calls on the United Nations - to create a global and legally binding UN agreement to stop the leakage of plastics into our oceans. https://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/297/944/827/ Did you know that 1 out of every 2 sea turtles will have eaten plastic in their lifetime? 😢In support of these beautiful creatures- let’s take action to protect them. 💚 1) We can reduce plastic pollution by reducing/eliminating single use plastics, recycling and going reusable 🌱✨ 2) We can also ask world leaders to create a global and legally binding agreement to stop...

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Costa Rica Set To Become The Worlds First Plastic-Free And Carbon-Free Country By 2021

What a great example! 🌎💚 Costa Rica is in the top 5 of countries that are leading the way into renewable resources. It might seem small but it has a really big environmental impact. Since 2014 the country’s energy has been coming from 99% renewable sources, and it has been running on 100% renewable energy for over two months twice in the last two years. Then, since June 2017 they have been set on eradicating single-use plastic by 2021. The first be the first country in the world to do this. And most recently, in the summer of 2018, the country announced its aims to become completely carbon-neutral by the year 2021 – The first completely carbon-free country in the...

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New Article- Cool Things the Recycling Club at local Elementary School are Doing

Here is another article of mine published about a Recycle Club at a local elementary school doing a great job of reducing single use plastics and teaching the kids about the importance of zero waste, recycling, re-using and composting! 💚🌎🌱 A great example of what we can do at schools that make a difference 👏✨ #everyonecandosomething #schoolrecycling #zerowastelunch

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