"Roughly 80% of the plastic recyclables collected throughout Halifax, Nova Scotia are now being processed by Goodwood Plastic Products Ltd so they can be turned into building blocks." - https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/company-turns-citys-recyclable-plastics-into-lumber/
Although it's easy to look at the media and see all the bad news in the world, it's important to acknowledge all the good that is happening in the world. Here's to more good news in 2020! https://futurecrun.ch/99-good-news-2019
Industrial meat production is incredibly destructive to our soil, water, and ecosystems. Fortunately, Joel Salatin has developed a method of capturing carbon and waste with ruminant animals, effectively building 30” of topsoil on his New England land over the last 30 years.