TerraCycle’s 3 Ways to Celebrate World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day is June 8, an important time for environmental action, observation, and celebration. Coinciding with this year’s UN Ocean Conference, World Oceans Day is day for policymakers, activists and conscious consumers to take part in actions and discussions that can carry us forward The post TerraCycle’s 3 Ways to Celebrate World Oceans Day appeared first on Green Living Ideas.

Microplastics in Oceans Outnumber Stars in Our Galaxy by 500 Times

The United Nations is ” declaring war ” on the biggest sources of planetary pollution— ocean plastic . On Thursday, the intergovernmental organization’s environment program ( UNEP ) launched its #CleanSeas campaign at the World Ocean Summit hosted by The Economist in Bali, Indonesia. The unprecedented global initiative urges governments and businesses to take measures to eliminate microplastics from cosmetics and personal care items, ban or tax single-use plastic bags and dramatically