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7 PM The Story of Plastics film discussion group
April 27, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Step 2: We will send you an email conformation which will include a link to watch the movie. The link is only good thru April 27 so be sure to tune in soon!
Step 3: On Monday April 27 at 7 PM we will hold an engaging online Zoom discussion about the film. Please join us!
For additional information about the film, and background for the discussion, see:
THE STORY OF PLASTIC takes a sweeping look at the man-made crisis of plastic pollution and the worldwide effect it has on the health of our planet and the people who inhabit it. Spanning three continents, the film illustrates the ongoing catastrophe: fields full of garbage, veritable mountains of trash, rivers and seas clogged with waste, and skies choked with the poisonous emissions from plastic production and processing.
THE STORY OF PLASTIC features interviews with experts and activists on the front lines of the fight, revealing the disastrous consequences of the flood of plastic smothering ecosystems and poisoning communities around the world, and the global movement that is rising up in response. With engaging original animation, archival industry footage beginning in the 1930s, and first-person accounts of the unfolding emergency, the film distills a complex problem that is increasingly affecting the planet’s and its residents’ well-being.
This event is being sponsored by Community Upcycle http://communityupcycle.org and CGCAN
Please register in advance for this Zoom meeting: