April 23, 2013

Plastic is Forever.

The most Evil Substance on the Earth?

Waylon on Plastic…for you, your home, your children’s health:

 Update: skip plastic-wrapped goodies in cafés. Here’s why.

BTW: if you do yoga, check this out…and avoid creating plastic waste in our oceans.

Jeff Bridges sums it up well:

Breaking: LEGO Is Investing Millions To Ditch Their Oil-Based Plastics In Search Of Environmentally Friendly Alternative

Did you know: boycott Plastic Corks (cork is the best thing on the planet, here’s why).

Tossing beer bottles. Drinking outta Red Cups. Dropping cigarettes butts. Buying plastic, period.

Don’t do it. Here’s how to avoid it (see infographic).

MIDWAY : trailer : a film by Chris Jordan from Midway on Vimeo.

More from Waylon on the natural products industry:

And the garbage patch, via Vice:

Relephant bonus:

BPA-free isn’t enough:

Frances Moore Lappé:

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Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of Elephant Journal & 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 | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, touches on modern relationships from a Buddhist point of view. His dream of 9 years, the Elephant “Ecosystem” will find a way to pay 1,000s of writers a month, helping reverse the tide of low-quality, unpaid writing & reading for free online.