Turning Plastic Trash Into Cash in Haiti

(calm music) – Haiti is faced with one of the biggest challenges environmentally in the world. Most people, when they see the huge amount of plastic or huge amount of trash out in the community, it discourages them and they try to drive away from it. That’s why I took it upon myself to try…

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Not What You Think It Is | The Swim

SCENES LIKE THIS ARE A DAILY REALITY FOR THE CREW OF SEEKER ON THEIR PACIFIC TREK. SOME ESTIMATES HOLD THAT BY 2050, THERE COULD BE AS MUCH PLASTIC AS THERE ARE FISH IN THE OCEAN. BUT WHAT IS ALL THIS JUNK, EXACTLY? WHERE DOES IT COME FROM? AND IS IT REALLY CONCENTRATED IN A GIANT…

Developing a Waste Management Strategy: Transforming Waste from Problem to Resource

The ever-increasing volume of waste humans produce is one of the most pressing issues the world faces today. Waste puts public health at risk, pollutes the environment, and its disposal costs cities and countries a fortune they often can’t afford. Our global population of 7.3 billion people already struggles to deal with the 1.3 billion…

How Big The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Really Is

Narrator: The world produces enough plastic each year to build 50 Pyramids of Giza. That’s over 350 million tons of candy wrappers, PVC pipes, and synthetic T-shirts. While most of it ends up in landfills, eight million tons of plastic winds up in our oceans each year where most of it finds its way into…

$150 Headphones Made From Trash

This is the Liberate Air, and it’s a very environmentally friendly headphone. Just about everything is made out of recycled materials, but that doesn’t mean these headphones come cheap. They cost $150. But are they worth it? The Liberate Air headphones were created by a company called House of Marley. Just about everything is made…

Why Cities Are Battling Raccoons And Failing

Narrator: In 2016, Toronto spent $31 million to fend off a raccoon invasion. The masked critters were everywhere, pooping on porches, stopping traffic, and infesting attics, and they’re not just taking over Toronto. Reports of raccoon vandalism have plagued cities like Portland, Chicago, and New York City, and as raccoon-ridden cities know, we can’t seem…

KONMARI – PAPER [DECLUTTERING AND ORGANIZATION / Cleaning Motivation / Time Lapse / 2019]

hey guys welcome back a few months ago I did a con mari video where I basically organized and decluttered all of my clothes I took clothes out of my closet my drawers storage bins put it on my bed and basically sorted through what I wanted to keep and what I wanted to donate…