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Plastic! Not so Fantastic. Tips on How to Cut Down Waste Everyday

Plastic! Not so Fantastic. Tips on How to Cut Down Waste Everyday

21 September, 2016 at 1:13 pm Comments are Disabled

The Garbage Patch Right now, a plastic island the size of Texas (or bigger) floats adrift on the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii. It’s a collection of straws, water bottles and lighters — all things that we don’t need to keep buying and using and wasting. These plastics contribute […]

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Project AWARE Explains the Ugly Journey of our Trash

Project AWARE Explains the Ugly Journey of our Trash

8 June, 2015 at 2:13 am Comments are Disabled

How does our trash make its way from land to sea? This infographic by Project AWARE explains the ugly journey, and shines light on the dangers our litter poses to marine ecosystems and wildlife along the way. While the marine debris issue may at first appear daunting, there is hope! With our […]

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Visualize underwater trash with Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris Map

Visualize underwater trash with Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris Map

10 June, 2014 at 7:25 am Comments are Disabled

Divers are already aware that our oceans are filled with debris but, hidden away below the surface, the consequences are often invisible to the general public. In order to stop this pollution, more people need to become aware of just how much waste is in our waters. That’s why Project […]

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