Products to Help End Plastic Pollution

Products to Help End Plastic Pollution

Ending plastic pollution is a growing concern for most people, our conditioning to convenience has cost us more than we originally knew. It’s believed that inorganic matter will outweigh living creature in the ocean by 2050. That’s less than 30 years from...
Eco Talk- Your Clothes Are Harming The Ocean

Eco Talk- Your Clothes Are Harming The Ocean

You read that right, what you wear every day is adding to ocean pollution, and it comes down to the way we wash them too. Researchers have found that up to 700,000 microplastics can be released with each wash cycle with plastic-based¬†clothing. That’s a lot for...
Eco Tip- Let’s Talk About Meat

Eco Tip- Let’s Talk About Meat

What’s one way to cut down your carbon impact? Try eating less meat! I’m not suggesting everyone becomes vegan overnight, but here are a few reasonable reasons why we should maybe have less. What’s my beef? I know, burgers are SO GOOD! But did you...
Plastic Pollution Statistics 2018

Plastic Pollution Statistics 2018

Plastic pollution in the ocean is a global complication. Plastic concentrations in the ocean reach 580,000 pieces per km2 while production is growing exponentially. (Wilox, Sebille, Hardesty 2015) It is predicted that by 2050 plastic ingestion exposure among seabirds...
A Brief History Of Plastics

A Brief History Of Plastics

The first elastic polymer was invented in 1869 by John Wesley Hyatt as a substitute for ivory, which was commonly used in billiards. For the first time, mankind was not confined to the limitation of nature in manufacturing. Originally this invention was touted and...