Say hello to our Ambassador, @genabedon. Genevieve came aboard our Viking Expedition from Bermuda to Iceland and is now helping us with the next phase of our microbeads campaign.
Learn about her plastic awakening + what continues to inspire her to fight plastic pollution. http://bit.ly/1T0vFhX
Oysters are munching on microbeads and it's effecting their ability to produce.
Microplastics are minute polymers that enter ocean ecosystems via cosmetics, clothing, industrial processes and the broken-down remains of larger pieces of marine debris. According to new research, these tiny particles in the water can impair oysters’ ability to grow and reproduce.
Read more | http://bit.ly/20kXO7Q
First trawl of 2016 in the Los Angeles Harbor netted two plastic bags, further sealing the deal that plastic bags need to go. Do you see any other familiar plastics?
Our team of ambassadors headed to Ocean Beach in San Francisco to see the aftermath of rainfall. Microplastics on microplastics.
How are you spending your Friday afternoon? Work hard, play hard. 📷 credit | @alyboycee from the Bahamas to Bermuda expedition.
Meet our ambassador, Lauren Silvera. Lauren is a high school student from Jamaica. She came to our youth summit as a @marleycoffee rep and is now using art to empower her peers to take a stand against plastic pollution.
Head over to our blog : http://bit.ly/BagJuice. 📸 || @ellejurca