In this personal, moving essay, youth activist Hannah Testa shares
with readers how she led a grassroots political campaign to
successfully pass state legislation limiting single-use plastics and
how she influenced global businesses to adopt more sustainable
practices. Through her personal journey, readers can learn how they,
too, can follow in Hannah’s footsteps and lower their carbon
footprint by simply refusing single-use plastics.
Collective is a series of small books with big ideas from today’s
leading activists and artists. In this installment, youth activist
Hannah Testa, the founder of Hannah4Change, chronicles both her
personal and political mission to save the Earth’s oceans by
limiting single-use plastic products.