Cocoa Beach, Florida (PRWEB) April 16, 2015
The Earth Day event is open to the public and will be held on Saturday, April 25th from 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. at Constitution Bicentennial Park, 655 W Cocoa Beach Causeway, Cocoa Beach, FL. All volunteers will be provided with event t-shirts, breakfast, water, trash bags, gloves and sunscreen. ECO SWIM and their partners hope to beat their record of 218 pounds from last year's Cocoa Beach cleanup.
“The Cocoa Beach cleanup with ECO SWIM and United By Blue gives us the opportunity to care for the beaches and oceans we cherish. This annual tradition is an important part of our mission to be good corporate citizens,” said Sheila Arnold, president and CEO of Everything But Water.
According to the Natural Resources Defense Council, “Around 80 percent of marine litter originates on land, and most of that is plastic. Plastic that pollutes our oceans and waterways has severe impacts on our environment and our economy.” … “Plastic pollution affects every waterway, sea and ocean in the world.” (2015. http://www.nrdc.org)
To register for the Earth Day event, please visit United By Blue online at http://unitedbyblue.ticketleap.com/EBWcleanup/.
About ECO SWIM® by Aqua Green®
ECO SWIM by Aqua Green is a sustainable minded swimwear collection made-in-America from recycled nylons and other eco-friendly materials and technologies. ECO SWIM by Aqua Green features LYCRA® XTRA LIFE™ fiber in their swim collections to create long lasting, quality swimwear. ECO SWIM leads the way in sustainable, quality fashion that can make a difference. The collection is available at Everything But Water and other leading specialty stores and better department stores nationwide.
About Everything But Water
Everything But Water provides the perfect getaway wardrobe for fashionable women. Its 95 stores coast-to-coast and winning online boutique at http://www.everythingbutwater.com are luxurious resort lifestyle shopping destinations, offering an extensive collection of well-curated, designer swimwear, resortwear and accessories. The staff’s expert eye for flattering every curve makes women feel confident and beautiful.
With leading brands including LYCRA®, COOLMAX®, CORDURA®, STAINMASTER® and ANTRON®, INVISTA is one of the world’s largest producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibers. The company’s advantaged technologies for nylon, spandex and polyester are used to produce clothing, carpet, cars and countless other everyday products. Headquartered in the United States INVISTA operates in more than 20 countries and has 10,000 employees. For more information, visit http://www.INVISTA.COM, facebook.com/INVISTAglobal and twitter.com/INVISTA.
About United By Blue
United By Blue is an outdoor apparel brand focused on ocean and waterway conservation. Founded in 2010, the sustainable company is driven by the idea of associating the sale of each product with a concrete environmental action. For every product sold, United By Blue removes one pound of trash from oceans and waterways through company organized and hosted cleanups. UBB has organized and hosted over 100 cleanups working alongside more than 3,500 volunteers to remove 203,510 pounds of trash. http://www.unitedbyblue.com