Sewing Up Reusable Bags | Cosiendo Bolsas Reusables

Sewing Up Reusable Bags | Cosiendo Bolsas Reusables

Reduciendo la Huella Plastica  is kicking off a new project to sew up reusable fabric bags. The idea is to collect fabric remnants and sew reusable bags that can be given out as part of our educational campaign to eliminate single [...]

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Draft to Ban Plastic Bags in Puerto Rico/Ley eliminaría bolsas plásticas

Draft to Ban Plastic Bags in Puerto Rico/Ley eliminaría bolsas plásticas

Puerto Rico Senator Norma Burgos has introduced a draft to eliminate T-style plastic bags throughout Puerto Rico.  It is a clear ban on all single use t-style plastic bags throughout the island 210 days after passage of the law, allowing [...]

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Ban the Bag in Rincon/NO a la Bolsa Plastica en Rincon

Ban the Bag in Rincon/NO a la Bolsa Plastica en Rincon

The single use plastic bag offers us convenience at a very high cost to our environment. Recycling of plastic bags has been found to be non-existent in Puerto Rico and is not a viable solution.   Banning the single-use bag makes [...]

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Reduciendo la Huella Plastica in the Community

Reduciendo la Huella Plastica in the Community

We recently were invited to set up a table at a community gathering hosted by Edwards Co-op Food Market in Rincon.  The event was well organized with live music, food, and wine and alcohol vendors giving samples of their products.  [...]

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Sewing Up Reusable Bags | Cosiendo Bolsas Reusables

Sewing Up Reusable Bags | Cosiendo Bolsas Reusables

Reduciendo la Huella Plastica  is kicking off a new project to sew up reusable fabric bags. The idea is to [...]

Sep 21, 2012     Comments Off
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Giving Away Reusable Bags at the Econo Market in Rincon

Giving Away Reusable Bags at the Econo Market in Rincon

On July 14th, volunteers Monserrate Perez and Rose Marrero from Reduciendo La Huella Plástica gave away over 200 reusable bags [...]

Aug 1, 2012     Comments Off
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Draft to Ban Plastic Bags in Puerto Rico/Ley eliminaría bolsas plásticas

Draft to Ban Plastic Bags in Puerto Rico/Ley eliminaría bolsas plásticas

Puerto Rico Senator Norma Burgos has introduced a draft to eliminate T-style plastic bags throughout Puerto Rico.  It is a [...]

May 9, 2012     Comments Off
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Electronics Recycling Event in Mayaguez

Electronics Recycling Event in Mayaguez

The University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez campus is holding a week of Earth Day events and included on this Saturday, [...]

Apr 25, 2012     Comments Off
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Ban the Bag in Rincon/NO a la Bolsa Plastica en Rincon

Ban the Bag in Rincon/NO a la Bolsa Plastica en Rincon

The single use plastic bag offers us convenience at a very high cost to our environment. Recycling of plastic bags [...]

Feb 23, 2012     1 Comment
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Reduciendo la Huella Plastica in the Community

Reduciendo la Huella Plastica in the Community

We recently were invited to set up a table at a community gathering hosted by Edwards Co-op Food Market in [...]

Jan 22, 2012     No Comments
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