Why it matters

Because, Jeff Bridges

Did you know...

Plastic grocery bags aren't recyclable in your curbside bin. And your coffee cup isn't really getting recycled.  And here's why that's bad news.

"one million single-use plastic bags are used every minute and only one percent of plastic bags are recycled each year. Yet the world’s manufacturers make as many as five trillion plastic bags annually. That means that each year, as many as 4 trillion, 950 billion plastic bags are trashed—and many end up in our ocean where they can harm animals and the ecosystem. "  (Source: 5gyres.org)

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