Video Of The Week - The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

By Meera Dolasia on February 14, 2010

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is a 500-mile long area of toxic plastic waste that extends from California to the Sea of Japan - All created thanks to our careless disposal of plastic, which not only takes a lot of energy to manufacture, but also, hundreds of years to disintegrate.

On this Valentine's day, when we appreciate everyone around us, let us take a moment to appreciate our planet and vow to do everything we can to help out - As you will learn from Kijani, the Green Gorilla, it is quite easy. If we alter just a few of our bad habits, we can make all make a difference!

source: sustainlanemedia

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  • cz
    I read a article about bagging the bag nice combo
    • gplatt14
      thats awful!
      • kgambaccini17
        that video is telling us something its telling us to save are plastic bag and are plastic bottles.
        • Hyperion4/8/2014
          I like turtles mostly ninja turtles
          • bri12
            This is so true. I've been learning about this in school.
            • kk1234
              • coolness7000000
                the video is a little sad but alot funner
                • oolala5/23/2013
                  i love the books and vidios
                  • dan12/13/2012
                    • tito12/5/2012
                      poor turtle


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