Tag Archives: pollution prevention

Single-use plastic: LESS than fantastic!

Has your favorite local restaurant discontinued the use of plastic straws? Are you carrying a reuseable straw with you now instead? Plastic straws are an example of something used one time and then thrown away. Plastic take-out containers, shopping bags, spoons, forks, cups, and lids
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Put Litter in its Place

Most of us know that littering is wrong. Cigarette butts, crumpled and cracked plastic water bottles, fast food wrappers, sharp metal cans, and plastic shopping bags make a mess of neighborhoods, parks, roadsides, and streams. Wind, water, animals, and traffic move litter around, sending it down storm gutters, into fences and trees, and
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