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A little less plastic in Italy

Starting on the first of January 2011, the whole country of Italy will ban single-use plastic bags! I’ve heard about many different cities all over the world banning or taxing plastic bags, but never a whole country. Apparently the ban was supposed to take place on the first day of 2010, but it was pushed […]

Sharks get a bit of a break in the US

Yesterday I came across some great news on Treehugger and Ecorazzi and then today I got some even better news in my email: Success! Shark Finning Banned in the U.S. Turns out that a petition I signed a while back worked its magic (along with many other pleas)! I want to bring you all more […]