HOW TO: Make V-Day Gift Bags Using Produce

February 14, 2012 by  
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Reusing things around the house makes gift giving that much more fun!

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Plastic Bag Recycling Report Sparks Debate

February 7, 2012 by  
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The recycling of post-consumer plastic bags and wraps reached nearly 972 million pounds in 2010, according to a recent report. This represents a 14 percent increase over 2009 and a 50 percent increase since 2005, according to the report developed…

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Hawaii’s Big Island Bans Plastic Bags

January 24, 2012 by  
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The next time you vacation in Hawaii, you might want to bring your own shopping bags. Last week, the Big Island joined its neighbors, Kauai and Maui, in passing legislation prohibiting local businesses from distributing single-use, carryout plastic…

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25 Calif. Cities Now Have Plastic Bag Bans

January 18, 2012 by  
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Last week, the seven cities and unincorporated communities in San Luis Obispo County, Calif., passed legislation to restrict single-use plastic shopping bags, raising the number of Golden State jurisdictions with plastic bag bans from 17 to 25….

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Octopus Marches with Occupy the Rose Parade

December 28, 2011 by  
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Occupy protesters are coming to the Rose Parade, and they’re bringing a 40-foot-long recycled octopus. Protesters intend to display signs from the sidewalk and even march in the parade with banners and homemade floats, including the giant…

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