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Coronita and los 40 Principales organize a concert to alert on the degradation of the beaches

Salou. Costa Dorada. The July 17 Coronita Save the Beach is back to Salou and organize a free concert, with the support of 40 principales and 40 and the city of Salou, which begins at 9pm with the bands La Oreja de Van Gogh, Zenttric and Diego Martin. The Festival will be held with the aim of raising awareness and alert on the state of Europe's beaches. The July 17 concert is part of the International Save the Beach Corona to protect beaches and which is committed to fully recover at least a year a European beach. "When we proposed it did not hesitate, we are very sensitive to the environmental protection and that is a great way to help preserve the beaches," said the leader of the group La Oreja de Van Gogh, at the press conference held today. The initiative has just built the first hotel in the world built with waste, collected some in various beaches in the Mediterranean, which opened in the center of Rome, on the occasion of the celebration of World Environment Day (June 5). Lucia Benitez, of the Corona brand, said: "We owe a lot to the beach as a brand, and feel it is a responsibility of all people, the authorities, if we all do our part, we ensure that sandy beaches do not go away. " In August last year, the festival Corona Beach Save the Salou beach filled with performances by Jarabe de Palo and the group Pignoise and other artists, committed to the beaches, joined the concert of this initiative led by Corona beer . The mayor of Salou, Pere Granados, expressed his satisfaction for participating in this experience for the second consecutive year, saying "we support the protection of the environment and the protection of areas of ecological and landscape interest." Granados said that "a tourist town like ours need well-kept beaches and the best quality possible. We have achieved and want to share with other places this commitment to conservation." Zenttric For the band, this concert is a double pleasure, because they can play along with colleagues who love their music and also help save a beach. For its part, the singer Diego Martin said: "Not only will we clean a beach, but I love to help raise awareness of the need to preserve the environment." The concert is supported by the leading radio Los 40 Principales, whose representative, Ignacio Quintana, director of New Business of Union Radio, said "we will be the speaker of social initiatives and environmental preservation, and Save the Beach's Corona a great example. " Competition on-line to retrieve a beach in danger One of the commitments of the campaign, which began in 2008, is to recover each year a beach in danger of European coasts. The program, which this year has the environmental model and an ambassador Helena Christensen has been proposed to save these places with the help of the Internet. During the months of June through August, users can upload web beaches cases in poor condition for the recovery Coronita later this summer. As a reward for the best case filed until mid-July, Corona giving away a trip for two to an idyllic beach in Cancun. Last year, participants chose a beach near the Italian capital, Capocotta, which were collected over a tonne of waste.  

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