Alternatives to balloons and other polluters

COMMENTARY /// Eye on the Environment


 Years ago, pet owners were urged to “curb your dog.” It seemed too much to ask people to pick up their pet’s waste, so the best exhortation public advocates could muster was a plea for people to keep pollutants out of prime walking space.
More recently, as awareness has spread about the way waste in gutters ends up in waterways, a communal consensus has raised standards for dog walkers.
Public reaction to a massive release of helium balloons at a grand opening last month shows a consensus ...

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