Dine LBC, Berlin Bistro Team Up to Launch “No Straw Challenge” in Long Beach

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In an effort to reduce straw pollution, the two-woman team is intent on making plastic beverage straws a request-only item of the local dining experience.

Congestion in 2015 Affected Port’s Air Quality, According to Annual Study

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The congestion and type of energy sources used by ships at the Long Beach port affected air quality, resulting lower decreases in the emissions of harmful chemicals, despite overall gains in environmental safety, according to a release.


Captain Charles Moore and Crew Return to Alamitos Bay with More Findings Regarding Plastic Contamination

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Long Beach residents may want to think twice about how we use plastic after the return of Captain Charles Moore’s six week research expedition, conducted to find out just how badly plastic, and other pollutant debris, is affecting our...


City Receives Grant for Coastal Water Filtration Systems

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The City of Long Beach has been given a $4.9 million grant to construct three Low Flow Diversion (LFD) Systems and two Vortex Seperation (VS) Systems in order to reduce the amount of bacterial pollution and contaminated storm water...