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Two Breaths of Life in A Plastic Ocean

0 comments | Posted By Life Without Plastic On February 9, 2016 Category: Uncategorized

Last weekend, I watched a powerful, “plastic-free” eco-documentary called Breath of Life at the dynamic Wakefield International Film Festival (WIFF). Wakefield is our home town, and we were honoured to sponsor the film for its Canadian premiere. Created by Hawaiian filmmaker Susan Kucera, Breath of Life was masterfully filmed in Europe, Scandinavia, North America and Hawaii. It addresses

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What Does Brain Science Have to Do with Sustainability and Plastic-Free Living?

This guest post was written by Elana Kann, Founder of Wood Doing Good and creator of the Bag and Bottle Dryer, with input and collaboration from Jay Sinha and Chantal Plamondon, Co-Founders of Life Without Plastic. I’ve been reading up on the brain science behind habits. Why? Well, it’s the season of New Year’s resolutions.

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Community Engaged Eco-Action: Living La Vida Pura à la Bodhi Surf School

5 comments | Posted By Life Without Plastic On November 24, 2015 Category: Share the Message, Support Organizations Creating Change, Take Action, Uncategorized

Welcome to our new blog look and feel! For the inaugural post on this fresh new blog canvas, we’re going to Costa Rica, where a surf school like no other we know of is helping transform its hometown community into a showcase of engaged local eco-action, and sending ripples of positive, sustainable “pura vida” out

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