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Date:
April 23, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Chesapeake Biological Laboratory
Address:
Bernie Fowler's Lab
142 Williams Street

Solomons, MD 20688
Contact:
410-228-9250
Cost:
Free
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PlasticWatch: Reducing plastic waste on Solomons Island

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

We’re all used to disposal plastic, but some of it ends up in our streams, rivers, the Chesapeake Bay, and ultimately the ocean, harming the wildlife and sealife. CBL scientists are partnering with restaurants on Solomons Island to work together on reducing plastic waste. In this talk, Dr. Bailey will explain how these businesses are “making the switch” from common single-use, petroleum-based plastics, such as straws and take-out containers, to compostable and biodegradable products, and how YOU can help