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Japan Tsunami Trash

A Tsunami of Trash Reaches Our Shores Every Year

Vikki N. Spruill | Posted 05.28.2012 | Green
Vikki N. Spruill

You name it, and our volunteers have found it on the beach: toilet seats, washing machines, couches and, of course, the proverbial kitchen sink. This year someone even found a floating 100-pound safe. But no matter what that safe contained, I can tell you this trash is no treasure.

How Much Tsunami Debris Will Cross The Pacific?

AP | AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 04.28.2012 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) — Televisions, refrigerators, and construction beams dragged out to sea when a magnitude-9.0 earthquake hit Japan, causing tsunamis as...