Plastic Sucks. Here’s a Cool Green Alternative.

Via on Jun 9, 2010


The more we learn about the plastic, the more toxic to human life it appears to be. And it never goes away. It spoils our beaches, forms a deep water-logged island bigger than Texas in the upper swirling reaches of the Pacific Ocean, it breaks down and fools fish into eating it. And then we eat the fish, and it messes with our guts.

But what else has dozens, nay hundreds of applications (click for slideshow)? Ran across this, via a pal on twitter. It  can be used for furniture, in home, in buildings…and it couldn’t be more eco-responsible—it’s a waste product. Check it:

About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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