There are an estimated 270,000 tons of plastic floating on the surface of the ocean and according to a new study authored by researchers at Plymouth University found, a staggering 700 different marine species are threatened by its presence. </p>
50 Simple Ways to Cut Carbon - Earth Guardians - We've been recognized publicly for this comprehensive yet accessible little list. Pretty soon we'll be launching a campaign that incentivizes folks to collectively commit to taking on one of these items for a week straight. Our goal is to track the carbon our global tribe is cutting. Meanwhile, scope out the list and get a head start on your carbon-cutting practice ;)
Activist fuels his bike tour with dumpster food to call attention to Food Waste Fiascos According to Greenfield's website, "1 in 7 Americans don’t have the food they need yet we are throwing away enough food to feed every hungry American five times over!"
Why Buy From Us? buygreen.com They have a nice selection of items, but like everything else, it makes sense to do research before hand before you shop. For example, there are a lot of bamboo items sold on this site, but bamboo is not as sustainable as it could be (lots of chemicals involved, clear-cutting of ecologically diverse forests to make space for growing the bamboo, and human rights issues with the factories). That being said, again, EXCELLENT selection.