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Microbeads Creating Major Problems
/ July 16, 2014 12:17 pm

Microbeads Creating Major Problems

An estimated millions of tons of plastic debris float in the world’s oceans, creating urban islands of waste reminiscent of landfills. However, in a recent study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, samples were collected at 141 ocean sites, and a new estimate was obtained: 7,000 to 35,000 tons. Although this is a smaller -and by association

L.A. Finally Says Goodbye to Plastic Bags
/ July 2, 2014 2:27 pm

L.A. Finally Says Goodbye to Plastic Bags

Los Angeles' January bag ban now extends to more than 7,000 small grocers, markets, convenience stores, and drugstores. Read more to see how the elimination of plastic bags will positively affect our planet.

#SB270 Bag-Ban is Further Discussed
/ June 18, 2014 1:35 pm

#SB270 Bag-Ban is Further Discussed

This morning CA SB207 was discussed and put on suspense.

Bag Monsters Face Off with Humanity in California
/ June 13, 2014 7:24 am

Bag Monsters Face Off with Humanity in California

As SB270, the proposed California law that would effectively change the question at check out from "Paper or Plastic" to "Do you need a Bag" has the Bag Monsters and their Powerful Industry Lobby desperately trying to convince humanity that single-use plastic is good for the environment! Read more to see how showed up

ABC News: Search for Malaysian Aircraft Unveils Need for Marine Pollution Awareness
/ March 31, 2014 8:47 am

ABC News: Search for Malaysian Aircraft Unveils Need for Marine Pollution Awareness

    Deepest sympathies to those who have lost loved ones due to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. It is a scary notion that something so large, holding such precious cargo, could disappear to the point that we have to conduct multiple extensive searches.   In another light, this disruptive and tragic event has indirectly brought awareness to the