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Monthly Archives: April 2011
The following four letters were submitted by fifth-grade students in Teresa Dionisio’s class at Waccamaw Elementary.
Dear Editor, We are concerned about sea turtles. These magnificent creatures need to be protected. They could be the next animal at the top of the endangered species list if we don’t act now. There are numerous reasons why these … Continue reading
Often recycling is offered as a solution to our plastic problem. While recycling is helpful, it is not the complete answer. As stated by Jan Lindberg: “Instead recycling and future bioplstics distract people from keeping plastic out oof their lives. … Continue reading
1. The plastic bottle or cap that has 20 minutes of use can spend decades killing countless seabirds, marine mammals and fish. 2.On remote islands in the Pacific, albatross parents unknowingly feed their chicks pieces of plastic mistaking it for … Continue reading
The dry cleaners, Island Cleaners, behind CVS will not put your dry cleaning in plastic if you request them not to do so. The more people that ask the better. The more people who refuse plastic bags in every shop … Continue reading
Discount Stores and More is one of the shops in PI which has chosen to put principle over profit by not providing plastic bags to customers. Thank you for you commitment to our planet. Wade and Marti Purcell started their store in … Continue reading