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(NaturalHealth365) Remember when there was a worldwide call-to-action to stop using plastic straws lest we seriously harm the environment? Restaurants stopped providing them to customers, companies, and entrepreneurs making reusable and sustainable straws made millions, and environmental awareness campaigns to create “strawless oceans” skyrocketed.
It seems like only yesterday that a massive campaign against single-use plastic straws was trending. The much forgotten anti-straw trend was based on astronomical numbers; a suggested 500 million straws used each day in the US alone, with more than half a billion plastic straws being consumed and discarded, every day around the entire globe.
(Naturalhealth365) For millions of people around the globe, sipping a steaming cup of freshly-brewed tea is a relaxing and beneficial ritual. For example, loaded with flavonoids and polyphenols, black, green and herbal teas are known to offer important health benefits. Yet, shocking laboratory research has revealed that your trusty “cuppa tea” might not be so healthy after all. →
(Natural News) It is well-known that plastic contributes a great deal to worldwide pollution problems, not just on land but also in the world’s seas and oceans. Now a team of researchers has revealed that the problem of plastic pollution in Earth’s bodies of water may be much worse than previously thought. To be more…Read more