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  • Facts . About Plastic . Help - Plastic Oceans …

    “More than 8 million tons of plastic are dumped in our oceans every year.”

  • Plastic Pollution

    Although inhabited and remote, South Sentinel island is covered with plastic! Plastic pollution and marine debris, South Sentinel Island, Bay of Bengal.

  • Join One Green Planet's #CrushPlastic Movement! …

    These stunning graphics below reveal how marine animals are paying the unfortunate cost of the everyday conveniences that plastic brings to our daily lives.

  • Global plastic production | Statista

    How much plastic is produced each year worldwide? This statistic depicts the global plastic production from 1950 to 2016. In 2016, global plastic production was around 335 million metric tons.

  • Birds eat 400 to 500 million tons of insects …

    Birds around the world eat 400 to 500 million metric tons of beetles, flies, ants, moths, aphids, grasshoppers, crickets and other anthropods per year. The research highlights the important role birds play in keeping plant-eating insect populations under control.

  • Land of a Million Bombs | Legacies of War

    By Santi Suthinithet, Hyphen, Issue 21 (2010)Laos is historically referred to as “Lan Xang,” the land of a million elephants. Today, it would be more accurate to call it the land of a million bombs.

  • 6 Million Tons of Single-Use Plastics ... - One Green Planet

    6 Million Tons of Single-Use Plastics Get Thrown Out Every Year! Here’s How You Can Stop This Waste

  • It took $10 million and 15 tons of sandstone, but …

    It took $10 million and 15 tons of sandstone, but quirky Salt Lake City Hall is now renovated

  • Key facts on food loss and waste you should know! …

    Roughly one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year — approximately 1.3 billion tonnes — gets lost or wasted. Food losses and waste amounts to roughly US$ 680 billion in industrialized countries and US$ 310 billion in developing countries. Industrialized and ...

  • Who We Are . Vision - Plastic Oceans Foundation

    The problem of plastic pollution is growing exponentially every year; we are producing more than 300 million tons of plastic, half of this is designed for single use, and each year around 8 million tons of it ends up in our oceans.

  • International Paper to invest $300 million in Alabama …

    SELMA, Alabama — International Paper plans to invest around $300 million in its Riverdale Mill in Dallas County to expand the company’s industrial packaging business, adding momentum to a significant growth spurt for the state’s forest products industry. Memphis, Tennessee-based International ...

  • Paper Chase | Ecology Global Network

    Sep 10, 2011· Consumption of paper has grown 400 percent in the last 40 years. Nearly 4 billion trees or 35% of the total trees cut around the world are used for paper.

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring …

    Aug 21, 2018· The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring summary of box office results, charts and release information and related links.

  • Giulio Douhet - Wikipedia

    General Giulio Douhet (30 May 1869 – 15 February 1930) was an Italian general and air power theorist. He was a key proponent of strategic bombing in aerial warfare.He was a contemporary of the 1920s air warfare advocates Walther Wever, Billy …

  • 8 million tons of plastic is dumped into the world's ...

    Eight million tons of plastic is dumped at sea each year...that's five whole bags-full for every foot of the world's coastline China topped the league, accounting for up to 3.5 million tons a year

  • $300 Million World Bank Operation to Help Scale …

    The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a $220 million loan and an $80 million guarantee for the India Energy Efficiency Scale-Up Program.

  • Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime …

    Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims, 1976 (London, 19 November 1976) THE STATES PARTIES TO THIS CONVENTION, HAVING RECOGNIZED the desirability of determining by agreement certain uniform rules relating to the limitation of liability for maritime claims,. HAVE DECIDED to conclude a Convention for this …

  • Landfill photos from six cities that highlight the …

    The world produces more than 3.5 million tons of garbage a day — and that figure is growing.

  • End Plastic Pollution Petition | Earth Day Network

    300 million tons of fossil fuel based plastic are sold each year and 90% of that is thrown away, destroying our food, our water and our health.

  • World's Worst Waste - forbes

    May 23, 2006· The United States leads the world in the production of waste, followed by other leading industrial nations. The U.S. manages to produce a quarter of the world's waste despite the fact that its ...

  • How self-driving cars will change our lives - …

    About 1.24 million people worldwide die each year in collisions, and that number is expected to skyrocket to 2.2 million by 2030, according to the World Health Organization. In the US alone, about ...

  • Airlines For America | The Airline Industry

    2.3 MILLION PASSENGERS TRANSPORTED EVERY DAY. Commercial air travel is the safest form of intercity transportation in the United States. Every day U.S. airlines transport more than 2.3 million passengers and more than 55,000 tons of cargo.

  • ENERGY STAR by the Numbers

    since 1992, ENERGY STAR and its partners have driven energy productivity and technological innovation across the economy—saving American consumers and businesses $430 billion* and achieving broad emission reductions.

  • List of countries by cement production - Wikipedia

    Table Ⅰ Hydraulic Cement – World Leading Producers (million metric tons); Country 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 Brazil 72 70 69 64 59 52 52 46 40 37 38 40 38 40 39 China PRC

  • Glyphosate Now the Most-Used Agricultural …

    A study published Tuesday in the journal Environmental Sciences Europe reveals that Americans have applied 1.8 million tons of glyphosate since its introduction in 1974. Worldwide, 9.4 million tons of the chemical have been sprayed onto fields. For comparison, that’s equivalent to the weight of ...

  • Say No To Palm Oil | What's The Issue

    Unsustainable palm oil development fuels widespread rainforest destruction, human rights abuses, illegal wildlife smuggling, climate change and the destruction of delicate ecosystems across South-East Asia.