Yuka Yoneda

Lend Your Locks, Used Pantyhose to Help Oil Spill Cleanup Efforts

by , 05/04/10

Hair cut, oil spill, eco-beauty

If you’re due for a haircut, don’t let your hairdresser sweep those locks into the garbage can! Matter of Trust, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that collects landfill-bound locks from hundreds of thousands of salons and barbershops throughout the world to make oil spill absorbing hair mats and booms out of could sure use them! And with the Gulf of Mexico oil spill raging out of control, there’s never been a better time for a trim.

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3 Comments

  1. Danyell July 17, 2010 at 6:45 pm

    I work at a hair salon, where do i send all my bags of hair too?

  2. Hooters Girls Donate Pa... June 14, 2010 at 12:46 pm

    [...] Girls have really big hearts, which is why they are collecting all of their used and torn pantyhose and donating them to help clean up the Gulf Oil Spill. Their “Project Pantyhose” has a goal of [...]

  3. sus_osborne May 16, 2010 at 2:33 pm

    where would you send the hair?

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