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Earth911 talks with Billy Johnson, Chief Lobbyist for the Institute for Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI), about the major policy and economic issues facing the recycling industry in 2019. https://t.co/wVW9uq1ehh

Get ready for Earth Day by making an Earth Decade Plan. Pick one big area to transform your daily carbon dioxide production each year for the next decade to contribute to massive positive changes. https://t.co/KMpwgQENqD https://t.co/ROcUciv72W

Earth Day is great for raising awareness, but it isn’t helpful if we only think about the environment once a year. Fortunately, kids love watching movies, and many family-friendly films touch on environmental topics. https://t.co/enSInJ9WgU https://t.co/Gdm04CHiAg

“One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.”— William Shakespeare https://t.co/Y7MaUe1Nve https://t.co/64DtslQ1NZ

“The world's big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark."- John Muir https://t.co/EVTazwSMGi https://t.co/Ku3MnQwugk

Earth911 Quiz: Earth Day's Past. With Earth Day 2019 a few days away, this Earth911 quiz challenges your knowledge about Earth Day's origin and past. https://t.co/7L0UWxlIGz https://t.co/2bhwvRunK0