Last fall, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) helped to sponsor the Ocean Conservancy’s 2012 International Coastal Cleanup. Over 550,000 volunteers collected 10,000,000 lbs (4,540,000 kg) of refuse. This graphic represents the top 10 collected items.
1 Billion plastic drinking straws are used daily worldwide. Bamboo Drinking Straws are a natural alternative to plastic! Washable, reusable, and made from 100% real whole bamboo stalks. Packaged in a biodegradable bag made from plant starch, with a tag made from recycled paper.