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Archive for March 2008

Plastax Worldwide!

March 30, 2008

Our Plastax petition has been doing extremely well! Plastax is a program to place a small fee on plastic bag, encouraging people to use reusable bags instead. It has been proven efficient in Ireland, reducing their plastic bag consumption by 94%! Our petition has reached 43 states and 32 countries and still growing! This was […]

Our Visit to Denton Avenue (Again!)

March 29, 2008

On March 25th 2008, it was a great day for us. First, it was One Less Bottle Day, and we calculated that at least 382 guests attended! That is a great start for this event ! On this day, we also went to Denton Avenue Elementary School, to talk to the Global Awareness Club. We […]

Six Degrees Can Change the World!

March 27, 2008

So why do we need to even recycle and reduce the amount of plastic bags? Because of climate change, which is better known as global warming. We don’t like to use “global warming,” because it is a very controversial term. It is debatable if it’s real or not. However, whether you believe in global warming […]

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (?!)

March 24, 2008

Did you know that the biggest landfill is in the Pacific Ocean? That might sound a bit weird since aren’t LANDfills supposed to be on land? Nope! It is actually a huge swirling pile of garbage in the Pacific Ocean, between Oregon and Hawaii. And by Huge, I mean about the size of TEXAS, or […]

Life Less Plastic- an awesome blog!

March 23, 2008

Are you still a bit skeptical about giving up plastic? Or even just avoiding it? Well, this blog, Life Less Plastic, is about a fellow activist’s quest on living life with less plastic! She found our site through the Carbon Conscious Consumer Blog! (See how the word spreads quickly through the internet! :] ) We […]

Spreading the Word

March 20, 2008

As you probably know, we have been putting tons of effort into spreading our campaign because more people equals more impact. We are pleased to say that our efforts are very successful so far! We were able to contact many people and organizations, but we will like to share this story with you. We had […]

Mark Your Calendars!- One Less Bottle Day

March 17, 2008

Do you know what on March 25th? No, it’s not our birthday, or our parent’s anniversary. March 25, 2008 is officially One Less Bottle Day! Ok, so what exactly IS One Less Bottle Day? One Less Bottle Day, is a day when people do not use a disposable plastic water bottles. Instead, they use a […]

Put PLASTAX To Action!

March 5, 2008

Plastic bags pose a threat to our environment (yes, the grocery bags that we get free from the supermarkets). Every year, the United state uses 380 billion plastic bags, while 500 billion to 1 trillion are used worldwide. When they are not recycled, plastic bags photodegrade, forming toxic bits that are harmful to our environment. […]