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In L.A. – The Ocean Defender’s Alliance

Here’s an email letter I received from an org I support – and one you all should know about. They are doing great things to save marine wildlife off the coast of LA. – Andrea Metz Dear Ocean Defender’s Alliance

Startling Plastic Facts

Polyethylene terephthalate (PET or PETE) – Used in soft drink, juice, water, beer, mouthwash, peanut butter, salad dressing, detergent, and cleaner containers. Leaches antimony trioxide and (2ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP). DEHP is an endocrine disruptor that mimics the female hormone estrogen.

Plastic Facts

Alexander Parkes created the first man-made plastic and publicly demonstrated it at the 1862 Great International Exhibition in London. The material, called parkesine, was an organic material derived from cellulose that, once heated, could be molded and retained its shape

Happy Winter Solstice

A day of gratitude, we all have much to be thankful for. namaste’

Committed to cleaning the ‘Great Pacific Garbage Patch’

In the Pacific Ocean, a floating garbage dump exists between Hawaii and California that is hundreds of thousands square miles wide and has been estimated to contain approximately 3.5 million tons of debris. This “Great Pacific Garbage Patch” is the

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