Tag "single use plastics"

Tips for a Plastic-free Holiday Season

From all of us, best wishes for a happy holidays season filled with joy and love!  As we prepare for celebrations, let us all remember our commitment to a world

5 Tips for a Plastic-free Holiday Season

1. Make Your Own Wrapping Paper Most mass-produced wrapping paper you find in stores is not recyclable and ends up in a landfill. Instead, get creative with non-plastic gift wrapping.

TEDx Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Just the Beginning

Just one day after the conclusion of TEDxGreatPacificGarbagePatch, the mailbox at Plastic Pollution Coalition is overflowing with messages of hope and determination to end plastic pollution. We have received overwhelming

The Politics of Plastic

A Special Report from a League of Women Voters of Santa Monica Educational Forum held April 3, 2010 on the Costs of Managing Plastic Pollution in the Environment and Solutions.

The Golden Rule

Photo: Richard Lang Dear Kraft Foods. Yesterday on a little half mile of beach we found 18 of your little cheese spreaders from your Kraft Handi-Snak cheese packs. The week

18 Environmental Organizations Support Source Reduction of Single Use Plastics

The organizations, representing thousands of constituents, endorsed a letter supporting the Clean Sea Legislation. The letter was hand-delivered to the California Assembly Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials Committee, and to