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Plastic pollution awareness gets its day

Hannah at last year's event  (Source: Dittoe Public Relations) Hannah at last year's event (Source: Dittoe Public Relations)
ATLANTA, GA (WALB) -

Georgia state lawmakers take on an environmental event of their own, Thursday.

Several representatives will proclaim February 15th as Plastic Pollution Awareness Day, as a way to bring awareness and educate people on the growing pollution crisis.

SR 695 is nicknamed 'Testa's Resolution' after 15-year-old Hannah Testa who is from the Atlanta area.

She an activist who spends her time fighting for a better future.

The proclamation will be at the Coverdale Legislative Office Building at 9:30 a.m.

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