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FOUR IDEAS INSTEAD OF A BALLOON RELEASE

By: Carroll Staff Date: January 19, 2021

As is Trash Talk tradition, I’m just going to cut straight to the chase. Balloons suck. They don’t biodegrade, and they essentially murder innocent unsuspecting animals. Okay, but in all reality, while those word choices were quite dramatic, it’s true. Balloon releases are some of the biggest culprits for releasing latex pollution into the environment. […]

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TIS THE SEASON FOR ADDITIONAL WASTE… DON’T PUT IT IN THE TRASH!

By: Carroll Staff Date: December 11, 2020

The Holidays are a season of giving, getting, baking, decorating and feasting! All this joy comes with a little baggage however…excess waste baggage that is! American’s generate 25% more trash between Thanksgiving and New Year’s than any other time of the year, adding up to a million more tons of waste every week. But, it’s […]

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WATER BOTTLES ARE DUMB

By: Carroll Staff Date: May 1, 2019

Yeah, I said it. They’re dumb. The one-use disposable kind made of plastic, that is. We’ve all pretty much gotten on board with more sustainable straws. But did you know that one plastic water bottle is the equivalent of 45 plastic straws? And on top of that,1,500 water bottles are being used per second in […]

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