• Petitioned WENDY'S - MCDONALD'S - BURGER KING - TACO BELL

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WENDY'S - MCDONALD'S - BURGER KING - TACO BELL

Replace plastic and styrofoam cups with compostable biodegradable cups.

    1. Carrie Controversy
    2. Petition by

      Carrie Controversy

      Miami, FL

To reduce toxic pollution in our environment.

PLASTICS are:

Accumulating in landfills
Accumulating in our oceans (80% of plastics in our oceans come from land)
Non biodegradable
Contain toxic chemicals
Destroying the environment
Killing wildlife
Poisoning and mutating wildlife
Tainting our food supply
Hazardous to human health

The Wendy's website estimates millions of customers are served daily!

www.wiki.answers.com estimates McDonald's serves 58 million daily worldwide!

YOUR CHOICES WILL CHANGE THE WORLD!

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/08/090819234651.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Pacific_Garbage_Patch

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NO PLASTIC, NO STYROFOAM!


STOP THE DESTRUCTION OF THE ENVIRONMENT NOW!

Implement a change NOW to replace plastic and styrofoam cups with compostable biodegradable cups or recyclable paper cups. The plastic cups are NOT being recycled and are leaching toxic poisonous chemicals into our environment endangering human health! STOP THE USE OF PLASTIC AND STYROFOAM CUPS NOW! SELL REUSABLE CUPS AND OFFER A DISCOUNT TO CUSTOMERS WHO REUSE THEM WITH THEIR MEALS!

 

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    1. Reached 100 signatures
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      Carrie Controversy
      Petition Organizer

      Plastic Pollution

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    Reasons for signing

    • caroline flach LOS ANGELES, CA
      • about 2 years ago

      who wants to live on a pile of garbage?

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    • Betty Ferguson ST. PETERS, MO
      • about 2 years ago

      We are ruining our planet and the U.S. is the worst offender.

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    • Shannon Ferguson EMINENCE, MO
      • about 2 years ago

      pollution

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    • Edgardo Vila JOHNSON CITY, TN
      • about 2 years ago

      Styrofoam releases harmful gasses in it's creation process. It's not recyclable in most areas and it's not biodegradable which means it will not decompose. It's extremely dangerous. Plastic is a better alternative at least it's recyclable.

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    • Bethany Bauer ALBUQUERQUE, NM
      • over 2 years ago

      Hi! You're doing a great job; this is a great cause and you have over 100 signatures! I am also trying to get a ban on plastic shopping bags in New Mexican grocery stores. Please sign my petition at http://www.change.org/petitions/ban-single-use-plastic-shopping-bags-in-new-mexico !

      Thank you so much and keep up the great work!

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