Join DiveBuddy.com

Meet new scuba divers, maintain a virtual dive log, participate in our forum, share underwater photos, research dive sites and more. Members login here.

#1914
Green bag: OUR OCEANS ARE TURNING INTO PLASTIC
DiveGirl55 - 7/05/2008 12:16 PM
Category: General
Replies: 5

I found a site that starting July 30th, will have these wonderful reusable bags that say: OUR OCEANS ARE TURNING INTO PLASTIC


Let’s all get one and save our playground! They are inexpensive too!


Link: http://www.gethipgetgreen.com/bag04.htm
#45
Anony - 7/06/2008 4:11 AM
As much as I agree with the idea, those bags are worthless. They melt in a few weeks, and I hate cleaning up the fuzz they create.

There are alot of beer/soda bottles in the water I dive, I see them alot and I dont pick them up because it’s a hassle to lug a mesh bag full of heavy, loud bottles across a lake/river bottom.
If we all grabbed a few every dive it would make more of a difference than a typhoon of fuzzy bags.
#1914
Subscribed
DiveGirl55 - 7/07/2008 3:08 PM
I am confused...WHAT bags are worthless? The PLASTIC ONES?


The bags on the site are for sale to help ELIMINATE all the plastic ones that help destroy our oceans...It is a GOOD thing.


It is also a GOOD THING to AT ALL times, GRAB ANY trash on ALL dives! I always do!
#343
davidfricks - 7/07/2008 8:05 PM
I saw some good reusable shopping bags at Whole Foods for around five dollars.