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Living plastic free
Taina Uitto was disgusted by plastic long before she learned the full horror of its lasting legacy. “Every time I used a bag or threw out a wrapper, my conscience spoke to me,” she says, which is why she went plastic-free and started her blog, Plastic Manners.

Uitto admits it was daunting at first and says she was fearful about all the things she’d have to give up, but getting over the fear was the hardest part. Skeptics have told her that to be truly plastic-free, she’d have to move to an island and become more self-sufficient; so, on March 1, 2011, she bought land on an island.
Read about some more bloggers’ green journeys.

Living plastic free

Taina Uitto was disgusted by plastic long before she learned the full horror of its lasting legacy. “Every time I used a bag or threw out a wrapper, my conscience spoke to me,” she says, which is why she went plastic-free and started her blog, Plastic Manners.

Uitto admits it was daunting at first and says she was fearful about all the things she’d have to give up, but getting over the fear was the hardest part. Skeptics have told her that to be truly plastic-free, she’d have to move to an island and become more self-sufficient; so, on March 1, 2011, she bought land on an island.

Read about some more bloggers’ green journeys.

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