Video Of The Week - The Great Pacific Garbage Patch


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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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  • searchlight
    searchlightabout 2 years
    We should all recycle! Here are some quick tips on how to protect the environment! 1. Just pick up a piece of trash that you may find laying around. 2. You can step it up a little and go to the beach with a trash-picker-upper contraption and a trash bag, and you can go around and pick up the trash. You can do tip 2 pretty much anywhere! That's it, hope this was helpful!
    • bsc
      bscabout 2 years
      That is so sad! Everyone, let's recycle.
      • ryder darrigoalmost 4 years
        that was asome how they took over hufflebot
        • Zachover 4 years
          it is good to recycle
          • ertyuhygfghjhbhalmost 5 years
            so cool /:
            • jackalmost 5 years
              omggggggggggggggg!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I LOVE THIS!!!!!!!!!
              • kool kid over 5 years
                good info
                • kool kidover 5 years
                  the info is so cool
                  • Ealmost 6 years
                    wow, the garbage patch is very bad we need to stop this.
                    • galmost 7 years
                      god info