BYOB Campaign

Paper Cycling EcoHelmet Wins Dyson Award

A recyclable, folding cycling helmet made of paper has won this year’s prestigious international James Dyson Award.

Isis Shiffer, a recent graduate of the Pratt Institute of Design in New York, made the EcoHelmet from layers of recycled paper woven into a honeycomb-shaped structure. More…

Bring Your Own Bag Campaign

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Facts About Continuous Use of Plastic Bags To Our Environment

  • In Nigeria about 50 billion plastic bags are used every year
  • Every hour, approximately 200,000 plastic bags are land filled
  • A family of four uses an average of 1,500 plastic bags in a year
  • 267 different species of marine life are adversely affected by plastic pollution
  • 225 million tons of non-biodegradable plastics are produced annually worldwide that destroy our environment
    continuously
  • Single use plastic bag has an average life span of 12 minutes, and destructive span of about 1,000 years

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