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People Are Cleaning Up Garbage, and Encouraging Others to Do the Same With a Game of #TrashTag

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Regardless of where in the world you live, chances are, litter is a huge problem. More than 9 billion tons of litter ends up in the ocean every year, and the garbage that ends up outside of the landfill often interferes with the natural ecosystem and wildlife. 

People are now encouraging others to fight back against litter with the #TrashTag challenge — the latest viral “challenge,” only this one is doing good for the planet by motivating other people to grab supplies (like gloves and a garbage bag) and pick up the litter in their community.