Tag: plastic pollution

Latex Balloons are NOT biodegradable

The balloon industry has set “standards” for themselves claiming that releasing balloons that are hand-tied, so-called, “biodegradable” latex balloons without any attachments of ribbon is environmentally friendly. The balloons pictured below were released to their standards. Some are months old, some are years…

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Naish Paddle Against Plastic

WHEN:              SATURDAY 29th September 2012 WHERE:           Mackay Harbour to Airlie Beach Lagoon WHAT:              4 Local Airlie Beach Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Board riders will paddle from Mackay to Airlie Beach, a distance of 120km (65nm) to raise awareness of the challenges our oceans…

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