Annie Leonard has a project called The Story of Stuff. Every one of the videos is entertaining,interesting and educational. She tries to explain our stuff based economy. Where our objects come from,and where they end up downstream.
One of my favorite Story of Stuff videos is about plastic water bottles. It’s been making the rounds on the internet for at least half a year. I wanted to share it on this blog because it explains so much of the plastic water bottle cycle.
The Story of Bottled Water is an 8 minute video of the life . . . →Read More:Annie Leonard Explains Bottled Water
So you want to raise awareness about the amount of debris in the ocean due to plastic pollution? Want more people to understand about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch? You could row across the Pacific like Roz Savage. Or you could do like the designers,builders and crew of the Plastiki. Build a 60 foot Catamaran out of 12,000 reused plastic beverage bottles.
The Plastiki in San Francisco Bay,source The Plastiki Website
On Monday,they are set to complete their 10,000 mile cross Pacific voyage from San Francisco,USA to Sydney,Australia. All on a boat aimed . . . →Read More:A Pacific Journey Riding on Cola Bottles