Tell Your State Senator: Don’t Burn Our Future

Tell Your State Senator: Don't Burn Our Future

GAIA (Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives) has put out an alert to prevent AB 1126 from becoming law in California. The bill would make it easier for highly-polluting facilities to get climate protection credits by burning wood, paper, and other organic materials. They claim that the greenhouse gases that result are “carbon neutral” – even… Read more »

Plastic Health Harm: Your Body and the Global Community, 6/27/13

Plastic Health Harm: Your Body and the Global Community, 6/27/13

The final event in our Breaking the Chains of Plastic event series focuses on consumer plastics, and the hidden, global story these everyday products take through their production, use, and disposal. Sorting through the news about health harm, there can be too much information or not enough, leaving it unclear how to respond. How do… Read more »

Join us at GAIA’s reception 5/5/11

Join us at GAIA's reception 5/5/11

GAIA (Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives), one of the Ecology Center’s fiscally sponsored projects, invites you to a reception in the courtyard of their Berkeley office. Come learn about GAIA, and get brief updates on their global work while you snack on refreshments. The majority of the GAIA Coordination Team will be in town–including the… Read more »