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Obviously... traveling long distance generates a lot of waste. And I mean TONS of waste. Think off all the garbage that we produce when we pack, grab a quick lunch full of single use plastic at the airport, grab a taxi to the airport, printing flight confirmations... the list goes on. But let's scale this up and think about all the emission that is produced by airplanes and touristy sector overall. Did you know that round trip flight from Vancouver to Toronto can generate about 20 percent of the greenhouse gases that your car emits over an entire year? Ideally, we should...

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Plastic Free July is a global yearly challenge where millions of people give up single use plastic during the month of July. The movement started in Australia in 2011, then went viral and last year hit 120 milion of people joining the challenge accross 177 countries. How can you join the challenge? Head to www.plasticfreejuly.org and sign up! The website is full of inspiration and examples how can you achieve your plastic free lifestyle goals.  How about few quick facts about single use plastic and 5 easy swaps? That's a great way to kick off your plastic free July.  1. Swap plastic straw with...

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