01 Jan '12, 3pm

what was the first plastic item you touched this year? @surfrider

what was the first plastic item you touched this year? @surfrider

What was the first plastic item that you touched this year? January 01 2012 | Rise Above Plastics , by Bill Hickman Maybe it was a cheap champagne glass at midnight or the tv remote control after watching some of the celebrations. Maybe you slept through the turn of the calendar and it was your alarm clock or toilet seat first thing in the morning. For me, it was the case on my phone - a plastic item with the sole purpose of protecting a more expensive plastic/metal/glass item. Plastic is all around us and it's become tough for some to go through a waking hour without using or touching something plastic. Can one of your resolutions be to lower your plastic footprint? From computer keys to bread bags we often go through our days ignorant to how much we have come to rely on plastics. It's not all bad as there are durable plastics designed for a lifetime and life saving plast...

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The First Day of 2012 via @aimeesong

The First Day of 2012 via @aimeesong

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greenbusinesstimes.com 27 Dec '11, 2am

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