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For Animals, Plastic Is Turning the Ocean Into a Minefield

From getting stuck in nets to eating plastic that they think is food, creatures worldwide are dying from material we made. — Read on www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/06/plastic-planet-animals-wildlife-impact-waste-pollution/

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‘Round and ‘Round We Finally Go: Why I Believe We’ll Achieve a Circular Economy, Part 1 – Sustainable Brands 2019 Flagship Conference

‘Round and ‘Round We Finally Go: Why I Believe We’ll Achieve a Circular Economy, Part 1 – Sustainable Brands 2019 Flagship Conference — Read on events.sustainablebrands.com/sb19det/round-and-round-we-finally-go-why-i-believe-well-achieve-a-circular-economy-part-1/

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Charles Eisenstein – Loss of the Immeasurable

Beautiful video on what we have sacrificed in the name of progress and how you can choose to consider a different perspective on how you want to live, be and act in the world. It is never too late to

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TriplePundit: Why Shifting Gender Balance in Wealth Brings Ripple Effects

TriplePundit: Why Shifting Gender Balance in Wealth Brings Ripple Effects — Read on www.triplepundit.com/story/2019/why-shifting-gender-balance-wealth-brings-ripple-effects/82736/

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UN Environment releases 2018 Annual Report | UN Environment

Lots to read and resources to explore. UN Environment today released its 2018 Annual Report, highlighting the organization’s work on issues from fighting pollution of the air and sea to helping nations meet their goals of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

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Gratitude

As we move through our days, weeks, months, and years that make up our life’s journey it is important to take time to be grateful for the people in our lives, the lessons we learn, the beauty that surrounds us,

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HELLO & HAPPY 2019

I have been absent from this site for a while, all of 2018 to be exact, and I have missed posting. I will be active throughout 2019 and hope that those of you who follow this site will return to

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Ottawa Supermarket embraces Zero Waste Concept

This article was in the Make Change newsletter I subscribe to and I wanted to re-post it here.  This supermarket, NU in Ottawa, is an excellent example of how Zero Waste can be incorporated into our daily life in a

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Earth Overshoot was August 2, 2017

Yesterday was Earth Overshoot day, the day where we humans have used up all of the Earth’s resources for this year and are now moving into a resource deficit to meet our consumption needs.  As everyone knows you cannot continue

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Support for fashion industry to embrace responsible, sustainable practices.

From one of my favourite information sources Triple Pundit. C&A Foundation calls to reimagine fashion with Fashion for Good

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