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Plastic Bag Ban In Minneapolis May Be Blocked

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Retail stores in Minneapolis are getting ready for a June 1 ban on plastic bags, a ban that might not happen if Gov. 125 more words


May as well lick it..

Its still all very sombre here and quite rightly so, I don’t feel happy with moaning publicly right now so I thought I would share something with you that seriously annoys the fuck out of me for some light hearted humour.. 303 more words

Day 10

Welcome to Day 10!

Firstly, did you watch War on Waste last night? It provided an eye opening follow up to our Day 8 post on plastic bags. 742 more words


Day 8

Welcome to Day 8 and congratulations on having completed your first week of the Zero Waste Challenge! How have you been going with your pledges? What was the most interesting or challenging thing you learnt about during our focus on food waste? 503 more words


Lesson 25

We had a great time today, even though a third of the class were away on school trips! Stella’s mum was kind enough to come in and help us out with our recycled craft project: making shopping bags out of old t-shirts. 100 more words


This South Pacific island of rubbish shows why we need to quit our plastic habit

Jennifer Lavers, University of Tasmania

A remote South Pacific island has the highest density of plastic debris reported anywhere on the planet, our new study has found. 248 more words


Minneapolis Businesses Prepare For Plastic Bag Ban

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Your days of shopping with plastic bags could be numbered in the state’s largest city.

A ban on many plastic bags goes into effect in Minneapolis on June 1. 354 more words