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Plastic in the Oceans – Far Worse Than Imagined

Back in December of 2013, I wrote “The Plastisphere”, about the giant colonies of microbe-infested plastic remnants that have grown and continue to grown in the world’s oceans. This is a monumental problem as sea life and water fowl feed off of them, leading to their suffering and death, and spreading bacteria even to humans.

But now recent studies have determined new and additional crises in the growing contamination of the oceans by plastic.

Several studies recently conducted through the Ellen MacArthur Foundation have investigated this ongoing process, including the latest one, “The New Plastics Economy – Rethinking the future of plastics”, a product of Project MainStream, conducted under the auspices of the World Economic Forum.* Their reports of these studies advocate for the New Plastics Economy initiative and the “circular” economy, making the re-use of plastics a singular priority. Their reports show that goods worth over $2.6 trillion annually are sent to the world’s landfills and incineration plants, including 32% of plastic packaging that escapes collection systems. And much of this eventually ends up in the world’s oceans. Continue reading

Compostable Dog Poop Bags

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Made from a corn-based material with 100% renewable, all-natural ingredients, Compostable Dog Poop Bags decompose faster than other types of plastic bags. Typical grocery-type plastic bags can take hundreds of years to decompose, and even standard eco-friendly bags will take up to 24 months. These Compostable bags break down in a landfill in about 40 days. Your pet(s) can now join in your dedication to sustainable green living principles.

These 9″ by 13″ Compostable Dog Poop Bags are super strong and are made to handle a big load, featuring a reinforced bottom seam to prevent leaks. They come in 15-bag rolls and each monthly plan includes a free bag holder.

Manufactured by Earth Rated, a small Canadian company, these bags meet the D6400 gold eco-certification standard set by ASTM International, formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM).

2 Bags Per Day: $11/Month
3 Bags Per Day: $13/Month
4 Bags Per Day: $15/Month

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