A shockingly large number of plastic bags appeared to fill a historic stone building to near bursting in Bordeaux last month. The eye-catching installation is the most recent work of Luzinterruptus, a design collective famous for raising environmental awareness with plastic art installations. Show More Summary
Fresh from the cleaners: your totally translucent Moschino dress.
COOPH is back with another great photography tip video. This one offers up eight fun ideas for playing with light and shooting creative images using food and other items in your kitchen, from plastic garbage bags to pasta strainers to cheese graters.
The Maine town of Cape Elizabeth has approved a fee on commercial bags along with a foam container ban. The Portland Press Herald reports the Cape Elizabeth Town Council approved … Click to Continue »
The emperor's new clothes are apparently still in style
Mellow is a sous-vide machine that you can control with your phone. All you have to do is put your food and seasoning in the plastic bags they provide and click when you want it ready on the app. Sous-vide is a form of slow cooking, where your food is placed in water. Show More Summary
Bisbee plans to avoid a possible big budget hit by making voluntary the city's ordinance that now prohibits retailers from providing shoppers with disposable plastic bags. The City Council's decision … Click to Continue »
Save the bag candy for the kids. Halloween has officially arrived, which means that there's finally a good excuse to indulge in way too many sweets. Instead of snatching treats from the kids' plastic pumpkins, consider a holiday indulgence...Show More Summary
In Rwanda, it is illegal to import, produce, use or sell plastic bags, and violators face stiff punishment. But the zero tolerance policy appears to be paying off: The streets are spotless.
BROOKLYN (WPIX) — A group of Girl Scouts cleaning the shoreline at Gerritsen Creek recently made a horrifying discovery that may shed light on what happened to the 20 missing cats from Industry City in Brooklyn. The scouts found seven dead cats in plastic bags on the beach on Oct. 14. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Chile's President Michelle Bachelet signed a bill Wednesday that seeks to ban plastic bags in more than 100 coastal areas in a bid to halt the accumulation of ocean plastic.
In a Georgia neighborhood outside of Atlanta, car owners have resorted to covering their side mirrors with plastic bags in an attempt to avoid the flagrant acts of vandalism plaguing their community. The perpetrator: an asshole woodpecker...Show More Summary
HALTING MEASURES THE PREVIOUS ADMINISTRATION LEFT IN PLACE FOR NATIONAL SUICIDE SEEMS LIKE A GOOD IDEA TO ME: Trump Admin Expected to Kill Landmark Boeing Plane Sales to Iran. Kind of like removing the plastic bag from one’s head. And yet the left will object.
Just like Prickwrinkle spending $200 million she hadn't collected (and had no realistic chance of collecting), Rahm just did the same thing : The number of plastic and paper bags Chicagoans used to haul home their groceries dropped by...Show More Summary
On the back of the news that Victoria will be banning plastic shopping bags, I wondered how much plastic is actually in the ocean. I always hear big, crazy numbers and I've certainly seen the pictures but what is the reality? The science? How does it affect ocean life? This infographic explains. More »
Last night on The Project, Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews announced that his state will be the second last in the country to ban lightweight, single-use plastic bags. More »
The Wisconsin-based Roundy’s Supermarkets Inc. is recalling 16,320 pounds of chili and soup after an employee found plastic materials in a bag of soup, according to a notice posted today by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The ready-to-eat chili and soup items were produced and packaged on Oct.3 and have a “Sell... Continue Reading
It was almost dawn in the northern Lebanese hamlet of Miziara when the killer made his way to the young woman’s bedroom. He threatened her with a knife, then bound her with cable ties and raped her before slipping a plastic bag over her head, suffocating her. He cleaned up the room and left. The...
A man whose body was found in a shallow grave in a Brooklyn backyard had a plastic garbage bag tied around his head.
Kim Wall last seen with inventor of sub who is charged in her death.