Friday, 1 July 2016
Stop washing your face with micro-beads, Alvin Toffler, farmers are killing themselves
The Canadian Federal Government has finally listed the tiny plastic beads used by the cosmetic industry in exfoliates and cleansers as 'toxic substances'. The beads have been polluting the oceans and lakes of our world for decades. Next step is to ban microbeads completely... and hopefully soon!
Read the story on CBC News
What is going on? Why are trades people - farmers, forestry workers, fishery workers, plumbers, carpenters, and construction workers committing suicide at such an alarming rate. Check out the story on CTV News
Wow.... I haven't thought about the book Future Shock and Alvin Toffler since I read his book in college. Mr. Toffler was a genius and he will be missed. RIP Mr. Toffler. Read more about Alvin Toffler on BBC News.