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Dramatic moment when a turtle is rescued
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Dramatic moment when a turtle is rescued

A specimen of hawksbill turtle, an endangered species, was found on La Palma Island stuck in a plastic bucket, the animal suffered deformations in its shell and was returned to its natural habitat by the fishermen who found it. The video shows the moment when some fishermen find the hawksbill turtle in the waters of the Colombian Pacific.

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How to reduce the consumption of plastics

It is no longer enough to think about recycling or reusing plastic, it is key to start reducing its consumption. How to do it Ideas to reduce plastic consumption Don't buy bottled water. Plastic water bottles are one of the biggest waste in the world because they are not always fully recyclable.
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They look for the packaging of the future

Plastic is public enemy number one and some entities are investigating what the packaging of the future will be like, from how to reduce the volume that is manufactured or improve its recycling at home to how to give value to the waste so that it has a second life or becomes an appreciated raw material.To this end, “TheCircularLab” was born, a pioneering innovation center in Europe promoted by the Ecoembes entity - a non-profit organization that promotes the recycling of packaging - with the support of the European Commission, the Government of La Rioja and the City Council of Logroño.
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Dramatic moment when a turtle is rescued

A specimen of hawksbill turtle, an endangered species, was found on La Palma Island stuck in a plastic bucket, the animal suffered deformations in its shell and was returned to its natural habitat by the fishermen who found it. The video shows the moment when some fishermen find the hawksbill turtle in the waters of the Colombian Pacific.
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Guatemala: a town without plastic

In a municipality in Guatemala, the authorities prohibited the use of straws, duraport and plastic bags. The population supports the drastic measure.In San Pedro La Laguna, the population, mostly of the Tz'utujil ethnic group, lives off trade and tourism, but the contamination of the Lake's waters has been one of the biggest concerns for years Therefore, this measure, the third in the country, has been viewed favorably.
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Use it and eat it. Ecological and edible tableware: Goodbye plastic!

The ecological and edible tableware seems, for many people, something still distant from our day to day. But it is not. Plates, spoons, glasses and forks made with biodegradable and even edible materials, are the perfect alternative to say goodbye to plastics. Green tableware is a paramount need on a planet that produces seas (literally) of plastic - It is estimated that in 2020, the production of plastics will exceed 500 million tons / year - 900 more than in 1980.
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Look at the damage plastic causes. What are we doing?

Choose what seems easiest to you and go leveling up. So there you go, free bar for ideas to live without plastic: 1. No more bottled water. I told you in this article why to stop drinking bottled water. If you want to live without plastic it is one of the first steps you must take. You can filter your tap water or get it from a nearby source.
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