Zero Waste

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25 places that have committed to going zero-waste

Published: 
Thu, 11/08/2018 - 11:32am

We are, quite literally, trashing the planet. According to a 2018 World Bank brief, cities around the globe generated over two billion tons of solid waste in 2016 alone. Rapid population growth will continue to increase this statistic, creating serious environmental and health consequences, unless we take action.

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Santa Monica City Council Approves Expanded Ban on Single-Use Plastics

Published: 
Wed, 08/15/2018 - 1:24pm

At last night’s meeting, the Santa Monica City Council approved a revision to the 2007 Nonrecyclable Plastic Food Service Container Ordinance to expand plastics banned to include all single-use plastics for prepared foods.

FED UP Movie Screening

Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability & the Environment, American Cinematheque and Sustainable Works present:

TRASHED Movie Screening

Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability & the Environment, American Cinematheque and Sustainable Works present: