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results are in: 18th expedition

#5GyresExpedition2018 concluded in Bali, Indonesia and we have analyzed the data. Read the results and check out our Instagram page to follow the hashtags #5GyresExpedition2018 and #5GFieldNotes. We've teamed up with local NGOs to find solutions to plastic pollution in this region!

FIND SCIENCE TO SOLUTIONS

Are "compostable" and “biodegradable” plant-based plastics the next generation of greenwashing? Our Plastics Better Alternatives Now List seeks to find out. The publication is essential to 5 Gyres’ “science-to-solutions” approach that drives action on plastic pollution.

 

learn about waste colonialism

#5GyresAmbassador Dr. Max Liboiron takes us through what waste colonialism is and how everything is connected. In collaboration with our friends in SE Asia and New Zealand, we have seen how this effects indigenous people first hand. Dr. Liboiron leads the conversation on the cause and effect of the western world’s lifestyle.

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track litter with litterati

We have an exciting new science initiative in the works and it will involve you! To be part of this new venture, your mission is to download and start using the Litterati app to track the trash in your environment. We can’t wait to share what we’re doing. Your training has already begun!  

Pledge to REFUSE single-use polystyrene products!

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RELENTLESSLY PURSUING SCIENCE TO SOLUTIONS FOR A PLANET FREE OF PLASTIC POLLUTION

 

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