News Articles 

Throughout all the action Lives With Less Plastic has taken, we have been featured in the Cochrane Times, Cochrane Eagle, Cochrane Today and Cochrane Now, newspapers online and printed newspapers!

Thank you to all the writers, especially Noel Edey from Cochrane Now for always writing about our projects and helping the community stay involved and informed with all of our community projects!

How we stay involved with the community is through our social medias and through our community media! 

Online Articles *Ordered from oldest to newest 

Local teen activist happy with government's promise to ban plastics

https://cochranenow.com/articles/local-teen-activist-happy-with-governments-promise-to-ban-plastics

 

Mixed Views on How Fast We Should Move on Banning Single-Use Plastics

https://cochranenow.com/articles/mixed-views-on-how-fast-we-should-move-on-banning-single-use-plastics 

 

Youth wants to start social enterprise aimed at reducing use of plastic-

https://cochranenow.com/articles/youth-wants-to-start-social-enterprise-aimed-at-reducing-use-of-plastic

 

Mixed Views on How Fast We Should Move on Banning Single-Use Plastics 

https://cochranenow.com/articles/mixed-views-on-how-fast-we-should-move-on-banning-single-use-plastics

 

Local youth advocates for plastic ban 

https://www.cochranetoday.ca/local-news/local-youth-advocates-for-plastic-ban-1455362

 

Volunteers show up to support "Lives with Less Plastics" cleanup

https://cochranenow.com/articles/volunteers-show-up-to-support-lives-with-less-plastics-cleanup-

 

Quarry garbage cleanup being filmed as part of recycling documentary

https://cochranenow.com/articles/quarry-garbage-cleanup-being-filmed-as-part-of-recycling-documentary

 

Janzen says survey results show Canadians ready to eliminate single-use plastics

https://cochranenow.com/articles/janzen-says-survey-results-show-canadians-ready-to-eliminate-single-use-plastics-

 

Plastic Less August calendar challenge issued

https://cochranenow.com/articles/plastic-less-august-calendar-challenge-issued

 

Second Quarry garage collection being held on Sunday

https://cochranenow.com/articles/second-quarry-garage-collection-being-held-on-sunday

 

Over 50 tossed disposal masks, sanitary wipes found during garbage cleanup

https://www.cochranenow.com/articles/over-50-tossed-disposal-masks-sanitary-wipes-found-during-garbage-cleanup

 

Local teen activist happy with government's promise to ban plastics

https://cochranenow.com/articles/local-teen-activist-happy-with-governments-promise-to-ban-plastics 

 

Lives with Less Plastic featured in recycling film

https://cochranenow.com/articles/lives-with-less-plastic-featured-in-recycling-film 

 

Good first step towards pursuing circular economy, believes Janzen

https://cochranenow.com/articles/good-first-step-towards-pursuing-circular-economy-believes-janzen 

 

Lives with Less Plastic offering Earth Week Challenges

https://cochranenow.com/articles/lives-with-less-plastic-offering-earth-week-challenges- 

 

Three Cochrane organizations shortlisted for Emerald Awards

https://cochranenow.com/articles/three-cochrane-organizations-shortlisted-for-emerald-awards 

 

Two Emeralds awarded for Cochrane area initiatives

https://cochranenow.com/articles/two-emeralds-awarded-for-cochrane-area-initiatives

 

Fifteen-year-old Cochranite wins prestigious Emerald Award

https://www.cochranetoday.ca/local-news/fifteen-year-old-cochranite-wins-prestigious-emerald-award-3875114

Radio Newstory- October 9, 2020 

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