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Worldview 7.2.12

Worldview 7.2.12



Monday on Worldview:

Beth Terry, author of Plastic Free: How I Kicked the Plastic Habit and How You Can Too, shares how she reduced her plastic comsumption from 100 pounds a year to just two pounds. Terry has been collecting her own plastic waste for the past five years and blogging about it on her site. She says people are addicted to the convenience of plastic and simple steps can change the way plastic is comsumed day to day.

One of Terry's favorite facts is plastic can be found in chewing gum. How much do you know about plastic? What steps can you take to avoid using unecessary plastic?

Call 312-923-9239 to ask Beth Terry your plastic questions.

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