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What is the Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch?

What is the Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch? | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
A huge sea of plastic trash is swirling in the North Pacific — part of an even broader plastic plague that's growing in oceans worldwide.
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sadly - it is not a good place...

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The world's trash crisis, and why many Americans are oblivious

The world's trash crisis, and why many Americans are oblivious | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
As nations around the globe observe Earth Day, one of the most daunting issues facing the world is the mounting waste problem, which impairs public health, pollutes the environment and threatens to drown some poor countries in toxicity. More than half the world’s population does not hav
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all those "convienient" serving packages....  and more

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'Traffic jam' on Mount Everest turns deadly for climbers

'Traffic jam' on Mount Everest turns deadly for climbers | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
Hundreds of hikers battle altitude sickness and frostbite as they wait in line to summit Mount Everest.
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where humans go - trash follows.....

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Eco Domum recycles tons of plastic waste from Mexico into low-income homes

Eco Domum recycles tons of plastic waste from Mexico into low-income homes | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
A Mexico-based startup has built over 500 low-cost homes using building panels made from reclaimed plastic trash.
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this may deserve some attention - seems to address 2 problems - homeless folks and recyclable waste! Any thoughts to share?

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