Bamboo: It’s Not Just For Pandas Anymore

okay, this is a VERY COOL product! From Life Without Plastic: http://www.lifewithoutplastic.com Bamboo Straws   1 billion plastic, petroleum-based, non-biodegradable straws are used every day worldwide. These bamboo drinking straws are a fun and eco-friendly alternative to plastic that can be used with any beverage. The straws are made from real whole bamboo stalks – nothing…

Plastics Ban Good News (for Us & Marine Life)

I’ve written about this before, and Canada has made a SMART decision…got this on EMagazine; read on: “Canada Declares Microbeads Toxic” LAKE HURON — Last week the federal government moved to list microbeads as a toxic substance under the Environmental Protection Act, thus giving the government power to ban the use of the microplastics (plastics…