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Do your part and keep Earth green

Do your part and keep Earth green

Mass quantities of garbage are not just affecting our land. Our oceans are being affected as well. The 2008 Pixar animated film “WALL-E” painted a daunting picture of a trash-covered Earth.While viewers could not help falling in love with the adorable robot programmed to clean up the mess the humans left behind, many also walked away pondering serious questions about the reality of the Earth’s trash problem and its future. The trash in the ocean is coming from intentional littering -- like tossed cigarette butts -- and unintentional littering, like adding trash to an overflowing garbage, said Allison Schutes, Trash Free Seas program coordinator with the nonprofit Ocean...

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