Plastic straws are harmful to fish and birds, since its size makes it easy to ingest. Along with many other movements to ban plastic straws, McDonalds is testing out using paper straws in 1,300 of its stores.
All released balloons always return back to the ground as litter. Animals like birds, whales and sea turtles can die after swallowing balloons. Banning the sale, use, amd distribution of balloons will help with this impact.
Pounds and Pounds of food gets wasted every year. This new invention could really put a dent in food waste.
"Emerald Coast Utilities Authority (ECUA) and Keep Pensacola Beautiful both share in an environmental vision of "keeping our community clean." Through our dedicated efforts and partnership, we are engaged in providing qualified events and information, which are designed to educate and inform the general public on important green initiatives."
--Jim Roberts, ECUA Public Information 2017
“Keep Pensacola Beautiful is an outstanding organization for the Pensacola Community. They continue to find innovative ways to make Pensacola more beautiful, on land and even in the water. Partnering with Keep Pensacola Beautiful has helped us reach a new volunteer base and get more great projects out for the community to be proud of. It’s always a pleasure to work with them!”
--Beth Fugate, Northwest Florida Aquatic Preserves 2017
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