Fact #1. Bottles used to package water take over 1,000 years to bio-degrade and if incinerated, they produce toxic fumes. It is estimated that over 80% of all single-use water bottles used in the U.S. 182 more words
We live in a time when every sane person you know has a cell phone. Most of these people have even immersed themselves into the world of smart phones; and even if a cell phone isn’t being used, chances are good that a computer is. 520 more words
Garbage is not trash. This month we were playing with idea of reusing old materials and things normally considered as rubbish in a creative way. With kids at school we have learned that plastic bottles, plastic bags, toilet rolls or old newspapers can have longer and more interesting lives than being thrown away into bins and resting in landfills without any purpose and meaning of their lives. 297 more words
A distorted message about the meaning of “zero waste” is being conveyed through the mass media in Italy.
This practice is being presented as a completion of the cycle of waste management, in which consumers are required to participate actively. 685 more words