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Sustainable Shopping; Which Grocery Bag is Best?

Image from sampli.com We all know single use plastics are not environmentally friendly and with Canada’s single use plastic ban coming into play, hopefully they will become a thing of …

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Environment

Creating Connections Through Creating Change

My name is Angela Riley and I am the founder of Scotian Shores, a shoreline cleanup social enterprise based in Nova Scotia. Scotian Shores officially started in August 2020 and …

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Education

Microplastics

Microplastics Image from earth.com Microplastics are a major and continually growing contributor to plastic pollution in our oceans, and we can’t even see them. Microplastics are plastics under 5mm in …

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Environment

10 Questions with January’s Local Hero, Jeanine Sinclair

Today, we’d like to highlight Jeanine Sinclair, founder of the Plastic Free BC project and this month’s #LocalHero! As an Ocean Wise ambassador, she is known to do a TON …

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Environment

It’s Time to Ban Together

Only 9% of plastic waste is recycled each year in Canada. The rest of the plastic used by Canadians (more than 2.6 million tonnes) ends up in a landfill or …

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2021 – A Year in Review

To our dearest Plastic Oceans Canada supporters,    I don’t know about you,  but this time of year is one of my favourites. Is it quality time with loved ones …

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