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Plastic Pollution Awareness Day

How I Got February 15, 2017 Declared Plastic Pollution Awareness Day

1 comments | Posted By Chantal Plamondon On December 22, 2016 Category: Share the Message, Take Action

We are so pleased to present this guest post by inspiring 14 year-old plastic pollution activist Hannah Testa. She is on a plastic pollution awareness-building mission… People always ask me how I ended up getting February 15, 2017 declared as Plastic Pollution Awareness Day in the state of Georgia. After all, I am just a

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Christmas Tree Wrapped in Plastic

How to graciously let it be known that you don’t want plastic gifts this Holiday Season

6 comments | Posted By Chantal Plamondon On December 7, 2016 Category: Alternatives to Plastic, Get Informed

Although we are the owners of a business called Life Without Plastic, believe it or not, we still receive plastic gifts during the Holiday Season, even from our own family!  There are personal preferences that seem to receive a bit more deference from friends and family than avoiding plastics, such as being vegetarian or food

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