Proposition 67, facing fierce industry opposition, puts the issue before voters
At the average music festival, each person creates about 15 pounds of garbage every day. The biggest component of that waste? Single-use plastic: water bottles, beer cups, straws, utensils, wrappers, and packaging
It's time to uphold California's plastic bag ban and VOTE YES on 67.
The volume of plastic production, the ubiquitous nature of disposable plastic and the habits of modern consumerism mean that the problem is larger than any one organisation or stakeholder.
This is Part 3 of a report by Bodhi Surf School about how they are going plastic free in Costa Rica.
Trekkers and travelers can help instill an anti-pollution ethos wherever they go, and that is an idea worth spreading.