In this week’s Democratic weekly radio address, Assemblymember Ben Hueso (D-San Diego) honors April 22nd as Earth Day—a day first recognized in 1970 in the beginning of the modern environmental movement—and discusses California’s leadership in …
In The Graduate, Dustin Hoffman is told, “Plastics.”
For Earth Day, BevMo says, “Cork.”
On April 16, the wine, beer and distilled spirits retailer announced that, starting April 22, its 115 stores will recycle used corks.
Cork has been a “mainstay of wine for more than 400 years,” BevMo says in its press release.
The corks BevMo customers collect and contribute during the one-month the promotion lasts willed be delivered to SOLE, a Vancouver footwear maker who will convert wine-soaked cylinders into flip-flops.
The press release is silent as to how the cork is transported to British Columbia.
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