As we celebrate the California Assembly passage of California’s State-Wide Plastic Bag Ban, I am thinking about he problem with the proliferation of plastic in our society. Everywhere we look, there are disposable plastic products. Bags, forks, spoons, straws, wrappers, packets…Disposable ~ made to be used once, then thrown away. The thing is, there is […]
The EarthCapades team likes to say that Every Day is Earth Day, but that doesn’t mean that we’re not still really excited about all of the attention Earth Day is getting this month. Earth Day falls on Monday, April 22nd this year. Consider adopting an earth friendly habit in honor of this special month, like […]
This powerful image from Surfrider Foundation “What Goes in the Ocean Goes in You,” is a good reminder to all of us to reduce our use of plastic bags (and bottles!), and protect and respect our oceans. You can help by shopping with reusable bags, and signing Surfrider Foundation’s Rise Above Plastics Pledge.