Current Public Challenge
On Earth Day (Sunday, April 22nd), I challenge you to take your own metal or glass straw with you wherever you go. When offered a single use polluter (a plastic straw), whether you are planning on sitting down at a restaurant or coffee establishment or planning on ordering to go, you will then have the option of politely declining the server’s offer with a reply of, “No thanks, I have my own.”
Or try what my awesome brother (a Toronto businessman) does and don’t use straws at all!!
Summer may seem incredibly far away, like on some distant, tropical corner of the world or practically anywhere else, but here, given the Arctic-like temperatures and glacially slow melt this year, yet I am confident that summer is indeed on its way. This...