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Line of classic children’s toys constructed from recycled plastic and other environmentally friendly materials made in the USA. Green Toys products are tested by nationally recognized, independent, third-party labs (located, yes, in the USA).
www.greentoys.com
 1290    217       # toys # green
The world biggest garbage dump is a floating one and has twice the size of the USA.
www.youtube.com/embed/XxNqzAHGXvs
 2395    116       # planet # pollution # plastic
The plastic carrier bag has become something of a symbol for the problems caused by plastic pollution. But according to the family of the man who created it, Sten Gustaf Thulin, his design was supposed to help the planet.
https://www.bbc.com/reel/video/p07r72xb/why-paper-bags-are-worse-for-the-planet-than-plastic
 431    42       # plastic # bags # waste
There are more and more reasons to Say No to Plastics. Most plastic bags are used an average of 12 minutes, yet their real life span, unless recycled, is many hundreds of years. The plastic trash building up in our oceans is a ticking time bomb.
www.saynotoplastics.com
 1913    31       # plastic # environment
Clean-up devices that collect waste from the ocean surface won't solve the plastic pollution problem, a new study shows.
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/08/200804085923.htm
 420    26       # environment # pollution # plastic
As Africa drowns in garbage, the plastics business keeps booming. Even wealthy countries fail to recycle the vast majority of their plastics. Dump, Dump, Burn.
https://www.greenpeace.org/africa/en/blogs/11125/africas-exploding-plastic-nightmare/
 139    22       # plastic # pollution # air quality
Coronavirus lockdowns in Europe have led to some environmental improvements such as better air quality and lower carbon emissions, but they are temporary and coupled with a huge surge in single-use plastic.
https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/air-pollution-fell-plastic-use-soared-during-europe-lockdowns/
 169    21       # pollution # plastic # air quality
Worried about bisphenol A (BPA) and other plastic chemicals? Read about types of plastics, how they're made and what the resin identification (recycling) numbers mean.
www.medicinenet.com/plastic/article.htm
 787    19       # plastic # recycling
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