About 50% of our litter comes from fast food restaurants. This isn’t just litter, it is also Earth’s resources, which aren’t endless. Solution: Stop eating at fast food restaurants! When you do, limit the packaging. Don’t take the bag, don’t get a drink (bring your own reusable water bottle), don’t take extra napkins, ketchup, etc.
Every day humans use 500,000,000 drinking straws. These pollute habitats and in particular our oceans, harming and killing ocean animals including dolphins, turtles and whales. Solution: Tell the waiter “no thank you” and let the management know about the dangers these pose for wildlife. Let your friends know, too. We all learn how to drinkRead more about 500,000,000 drinking straws every day![…]
The effects of plastic bags on the environment are truly devastating. We use an estimated 1 trillion each year! Recycling and burning produces toxic gases, while the bags in our oceans are very dangerous, often deadly, for sea life. Food storage bags aren’t much better as these also do not decompose and add to theRead more about Plastic bags![…]