Bag Swap Pledge

What to do about Plastic bags?

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Plastic bags. They are inconvenient to live without, but they cause more problems for our world than you might have considered. First up, they are a major contributor to climate change as their production and break down release harmful greenhouse gases. They commonly cause wildlife injuries as they can easily float from habitat to habitat, where they can be mistake for food or shelter. One of the most alarming byproducts, is how easily they can end up in our waterways as microplastics, breaking down smaller and smaller until they are invisible to the human eye. At the rate of current production, plastic in our oceans will outweigh […]

America Recycles Day

America Recycles Day

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America Recycles Day, a program of Keep America Beautiful, is a nationally-recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. Every year on or around November 15 (America Recycles Day) event organizers, educate neighbors, friends, and colleagues through thousands of events across the country. November 15 th​ Each year Keep Pensacola Beautiful works with different companies  and groups to help the people of Escambia county recycle different hard to recycle items.  Check out some of  our past partners below.  If you are intrested in working with us on the next Americas Recycles […]