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2020, Education, Raising Awareness, Sustainable Living -

Imagine, you’re out exploring New York City, taking in the sights and sounds of the city, and you just finished your bottle of water.  You look to throw it away in a recycling bin, but you can’t find one anywhere, so you throw it in the trash can.  You think, “a worker will take it out when they sort the trash and they’ll recycle it, right”?  Wrong.  There is only a small chance that your water bottle will be recycled, but it's more likely that your water bottle will take a trip overseas to get sorted and recycled.  Unfortunately, this is the fate of most solid waste in the United States and many other developed countries in Europe and Asia.

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2020, Eco Friendly, Plastic Free, Plastic Free July Series, Sustainable Living, Sustainable Products -

To continue with the #plasticfreejuly theme, we wanted to bring you part 2 where we explore some of the items we use daily that we don’t usually think about when we think of plastic waste. Plastic is used to store food, make toys, and package just about everything. But, plastic has also found its way into quite a few items you may not have expected. Plastic is an extremely useful and cheap material because of its durability and origins from petroleum, see more info about this in our last blog. However, now we are facing plastic invasion, and knowledge is power so here are 10 things to look out for when fighting the good fight against single-use plastic waste!

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2020, Eco Friendly, Plastic Free, Plastic Free July Series, Sustainable Living, Sustainable Products -

Plastic. A simple word that should be easy to explain, but it isn’t. We invented plastic, we depend on it and now we’re drowning in it. The miracle material invented during the time of World War 2 in 1939 has made modern life possible. But more than 40 percent of it is used just once, and it’s choking our waterways littering our streets and even becoming part of our food.

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2020, Raising Awareness, Sustainable Living -

Did you know that fifty years ago, on April 22, 1970, people around the world marked the first Earth Day? Thousands gathered to raise awareness about the importance of protecting our beautiful planet for future generations.

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2019, Most Influential Series, Sustainable Living, Sustainable Organization -

Like every year’s tradition, this year again we come to all of you with a list of influential and sustainable companies of 2019 and it is a bonus for all our readers, this year we are listing 20 companies. We bring to you 10 influential and sustainable organizations from India and 10 from the world.

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