Monday, April 5, 2010

One more reason to recycle plastic caps. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch...

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The remains of a Laysan Albatross chick which was fed plastic by its parents resulting in death.

Look at those plastic bottle caps and lids. And a felt tip pen marker? My, oh my! Well, this is confirmation that small steps really can change the world. Are you interested in recycling caps and lids?

Many curbside recyclers do not recycle this particular type of plastic item. CLICK HERE to read other related posts about "Earth Day Every Day. Recycle Plastic Caps and Lids. Go Greener with The Lemon Lady."

For a collection container and flyer:

CLICK HERE for an interesting post about "The Great Pacific Garbage Patch" and links to New York Times Article with stunning photography of this massive vortex of floating junk twice the size of Texas, and only a thousand miles off the coast of California.

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