Eco-Fads Podcast: Lowering the Boom (Literally) on Pollution

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

People worry about plastic grocery bags, but we discuss why they aren't as scary as people think and some new ways to profit from plastic that gets in the water. Also, GMOs, solar energy, polling data and much more. How do we do it? We're resource economists - we make the most of everything. 

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2017 UpdateAs PERC's director of outreach from 2014 through 2016, Wendy launched the Impact Fellowship,  the E.L. Wiegand Storyteller in Residence program, the Eco-Fads podcast with Todd Myers, and the interactive map of PERC's ideas in action. She managed PERC's website, social media presence, external relations, and outreach efforts. She helped...
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Todd Myers is a hobbyist beekeeper, the Director of the Center for the Environment at Washington Policy Center, and the author of Eco-Fads: How the Rise of Trendy Environmentalism is Harming the Environment. A Wall Street Journal Expert panelist for energy and the environment, he has authored numerous studies on environmental issues, including ...
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