Tag Archives:

Boat Of Plastic Bottles Ends 4-Month Pacific Sail

by Dawn Quirk
“There were many times when people looked at us and said, ‘you’re crazy,’”… “I think it drove us on to say, ‘Anything’s possible.’”

Click here to read the Associated Press article about the ship’s adventure.
The Plastiki’s website is full of information including videos, a more »

Posted in Plastics, Uncategorized

Volunteer for the National Park Service July 23-25

by Dawn Quirk
Recycling volunteers are needed for the 11th annual ZERO WASTE Lowell Folk Festival . The festival runs over three days, this year’s dates are: Friday night, July 23, Saturday July 24 – day and night, and Sunday afternoon, July 25.
The event’s composting effort is a national model. Click here to read a summary more »

Posted in Composting/Volunteering Off-Campus, Uncategorized