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(video) Fantastic TEDtalk by Van Jones: The Economic Injustice of Plastic

Van Jones, globally recognized, award-winning pioneer in human rights and the clean-energy economy, co-founder of three successful non-profit organizations: the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights, Color of Change and Green For All, best-selling author of the definitive book on green jobs: The Green-Collar Economy, and true hero. “http://www.ted.com Van Jones lays out a case against plastic pollution from … Continue reading

(video) Mission Plastiki: Gathering water on Christmas Island

ThePlastiki — May 07, 2010 — The Plastiki crew gather supplies for the second leg of their mighty journey One of the goals for the Plastiki was to design a vessel which is sustainable throughout (solar panels, hydroponic garden, composting toilet!), to not only show waste as a resource but create templates for use beyond the expidition. srPET, … Continue reading

I Have Taken the Plastiki Pledge! Take the challenge before the Plastiki reaches Sydney

They needed 12,500 bottles to float the Plastiki. Now they are looking for 12,500 pledges to kick off their mission to save the ocean… Just in time for Earth Day … Three simple actions will help get rid of 90 percent of the waste currently heading out to sea from land. For the earth, our … Continue reading

(Video) Update from Sea: 1 sexy Plastiki, 1 recovering seasick sailor, and 1 exceptionally chipper co-skipper.

True Beauty: 6 Cradle to Cradle Certified Products

Haworth, Inc. Zody™ Task Chair (specific models) Certified as a Cradle to Cradle™ product at the level of Gold when manufactured with several optimized components, including the following seat fabrics: Pendleton Woolen Mills Classic Wool Flannel Victor Innovatex Eco Intelligent® Polyester Designtex | Climatex® Lifecycle™ “Haworth’s Zody is made with up to 51% recycled content … Continue reading

(Video) The Story of Stuff (Revisited), How Things Work

. more about “Story of Stuff (Revisited), How Thing…“, posted with vodpod

(music video) Cloud Cult – Pretty Voice : Beautiful Green Musician Series

more about “Green Musicians: (music video) Cloud …“, posted with vodpod They package CDs in recycled jewel cases, each of which is hand-cleaned by the band members themselves. All CD inserts are printed with nontoxic soy inks on recycled paper, and CD shrink wrap is made of nontoxic biodegradable corn cellulose. This is all done … Continue reading

(video) Plastiki To Sail to “The Garbage Patch”: What is the Garbage Patch?

The world biggest garbage dump is a floating one and is twice the size of the Texas. more about “(video) Plastiki To Sail to “The Garb…“, posted with vodpod


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