You probably have heard that plastic bags are bad environment, but do you know the facts for this statement? For example, did you know that plastic bags filled garbage dump, and it can take up to one thousand years to degrade. Did you know that thousands of marine mammals such as seals, whales and dolphins die every year from ingesting plastic bags? Did you know that plastic is a petroleum product and used by millions of gallons of oil to produce?
The Pito kettle is mirror polished steel topped using a mahogany handle and spout shaped like a fish. Principles designer Frank Gehry smoking that day you could possibly ask? It whistles if the water’s boiling, except for $400 I’d expect something much more spectacular than that – perhaps it could possibly play Handel’s Water Music, or perhaps Tea for Two!
Surely, you must be thinking, that little bit of umweltschutz — if it’s even there — can’t be all that bad. Or can it? I even ask myself that question, and challenge My Bigger Half to consider the issue. Then I began my research in earnest.
The Chemex coffee maker doesn’t come apart. It’s a single piece of glass with leather wrapped around the center. You place a filter paper in the top half, then add ground coffee and pour hot water over the coffee. Just like with a regular coffee cone. Once all the water has dripped through, you remove the filter, grip the Chemex around the leather belt at the center, and pour the coffee into mugs.
Get a massage! Stress breaks down the body’s ability to fight disease. If you can manage to keep stress at bay, your body will have more resources to defend against viruses. Massages can also stimulate the lymphatic system helping the body flush plastic-free out toxins.
Before you leave your puppy by himself in a pen, make sure you take him out to the toilet. The pen should be lined with newspapers, and the puppy should have an adequate supply of food, water and sturdy chew toys. You must never leave a puppy alone with cheap plastic toys or chews that have detachable parts that your puppy can easily choke on.
Pet steps for dogs are usually constructed of plastic or wood. Wood steps are sturdier and typically a little more expensive. Some steps are carpeted while others have non-skid surfaces. They are also available in different heights so you should have no problem finding a set to meet your needs.
No matter where you go or what you do on this 69th annual Earth Day, take advantage of the Earth Day freebies, good deals and savings. Save on energy bills by unplugging unused appliances and changing a regular light bulb to a CFL with the coupon savings. Save America from landfill waste by recycling your plastic bags and switching to the many free reusable shopping bags being given out today. Save, save, save. Save money, save the environment.