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The initiative calls for new ways of designing packaging to prevent plastics from polluting the world's oceans.
Americans use 500 million plastic straws a day. Join these students in asking In-N-Out Burger to #SwitchTheStraw
The cylinder, regardless of material, is one of the strongest geometrical shapes.
Join us in calling on the U.S. to make a voluntary commitment on plastic reduction at the UN.
The film 'All the Way to the Ocean' is available for free download in honor of Earth Day.
A new short film STRAWS has set out to entertain, educate, and inspire action against plastic pollution.
Notable actors and activists will join forces to support The 5 Gyres Institute at the Voices 4 Oceans benefit storytelling event in Santa Monica, California, on Thursday, Mar. 23.
The ocean has always been a big part of my life, and I know my future role in society will relate to helping solve ocean problems.
Every time you wash synthetic fabrics, millions of microfibers are released into the water. Here are 15 ideas to stop this pollution.
Countries across the globe are already making plastic pollution reduction commitments.
Step into the beautiful world of Komodo Island--one of the remote islands of Indonesia--where the pristine natural environment brims with life, but amidst the flora and fauna grows an invasive species: plastic pollution.
Over 100 students and teachers gathered for the 2017 Plastic Ocean Pollution Solutions International Youth Summit Feb. 10-12 in Dana Point, California.
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