Posts tagged ‘pollution’

April 23, 2019

Combating Plastic Pollution

by duncanr

some Asian stores are going back to nature to reduce the harmful effect of plastic on the environment and animal life –

July 9, 2017

Plastic Pollution

by duncanr

We are now producing nearly 300 million tons of plastic every year, half of which is for single use. More than 8 million tons of plastic is dumped into our oceans every yearsource

plastic in our oceans is harmful to the environment, marine life, and humans –

a substitute packaging material made from edible seaweed could, therefore, be a significant step towards reducing plastic pollution

P.S., pity about the daft name ‘Ooho’

May 10, 2010

Are Balls the answer ?

by duncanr

Fore !!!

Using a concrete condom didn’t work, so now BP has a new plan to halt the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico – golf balls !!!

Using the analogy of a blocked toilet, BP chief executive, Doug Suttles, explained they are going to try and stuff a load of golf balls and car tyres in the hole from where the oil is escaping In an attempt to block the flow.

He called it a ‘long shot’ – Hhmm, there’s few folk would disagree about that !!!

Read more here . . .

January 4, 2009

First, Gays – now the Pill

by duncanr

First, the Pope warned of the threat to mankind’s existence posed by Gays, now Pedro Jose Maria Simon Castellvi, president of the International Federation of Catholic Medical Associations claims the contraceptive pill is polluting the environment and is in part responsible for male infertility by releasing tonnes of hormones into nature through female urine.

Read more . . .