Why you might want to care
our consumption of oil and plastics (and a family’s attempt to do without for a year)
What can you do?
There are many campaigns around the world to clean parks, beaches, coasts organized by private local companies in Africa or international organizations in South America and around the world.
You can also start your own initiative to clean whatever little space of the world you live in (post also available in Spanish).
Small acts add up and there must be a million ways to turn potential waste into new, useful objects. Get inspired with some of the things we’ve posted (including some how to’s):
to avoid cutting yet more trees
turning waste paper into a myriad of new items
how to turn plastic bottles into new objects for
my own (modest but successful) attempt at