PLASTIC POLLUTION EMERGENCY RESPONSE™

E P I C : EDUCATION POLICY INFRASTRUCTURE CLEANUP SOLUTIONS BY OLF

THE PLASTIC PROBLEM

The plastic problem is clear and in present need of rectification, see the facts.

HOW TO HELP

Learn about ways you can help us and how to manage your personal plastic usage.

OUR MISSION IS EPIC

We are a Canadian based, internationally recognized NON-PROFIT organization that has developed a world leading PLASTIC POLLUTION EMERGENCY RESPONSE™ program called E P I C. This dynamic and INTEGRATIVE approach combines 4 main components; EDUCATION, POLICY, INFRASTRUCTURE and CLEANUP. Our goal is to give plastic waste an ECONOMIC VALUE to stimulate the plastic circular economy and provide communities the LONG-TERM TOOLS they need to STEWARD THEIR ENVIRONMENT keeping PLASTIC OUT OF THE OCEANS.

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EDUCATION & RESEARCH

Worldwide change begins with dedicated and well-informed individual action. Anyone can fight the devastation being caused by plastic pollution, but we all need to understand the problem and potential solutions. Knowledge drives innovation.

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POLICY & ADVOCACY

Policy is about merging best practice plastic management strategies with the needs of our communities and the health of our planet. The Policy component provides support with global decision making for better programs and practices.

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INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

Plastic pollution is a result of waste mismanagement and the over consumption of plastic. Many countries lack adequate infrastructure to manage wastes, resulting in materials being discarded inappropriately.

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CLEANUP & RESTORATION

The Cleanup component assists communities in physically removing plastic pollution from ecologically sensitive environments to create a cleaner and safer place for wildlife, communities, and eco-tourism.  

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The *E P I C  Program incorporates a four pillar hands-on approach:
EDUCATION, POLICY, INFRASTRUCTURE & CLEANUP
catalysing worldwide action around plastic pollution-free lands and oceans.

EDUCATION

EDUCATION & RESEARCH

Worldwide change begins with dedicated and well-informed individual action.

EDUCATION & RESEARCH

Anyone can fight the devastation being caused by plastic pollution, but we all need to understand the problem and potential solutions. Knowledge drives innovation.
EDUCATION TOOLS
POLICY

POLICY & ADVOCACY

Policy is about merging best practice plastic management strategies with the needs of our communities and the health of our planet.

POLICY & ADVOCACY

The Policy component provides support with global decision making for better programs and practices.
POLICY TOOLS
INFRASTRUCTURE

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

Plastic pollution is a result of waste mismanagement and the over consumption of plastic.

INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT

Many countries lack adequate infrastructure to manage wastes, resulting in materials being discarded inappropriately.
INFRASTRUCTURE TOOLS
CLEANUP

CLEANUP & RESTORATION

The Cleanup component assists communities in physically removing plastic pollution from ecologically sensitive environments to create a cleaner and safer place for wildlife, communities, and eco-tourism.  

CLEANUP & RESTORATION

This component also provides educational opportunities for citizens to witness plastic pollution and to partake in action-based engagement.
CLEANUP TOOLS

CLEANUP EXPEDITION PROGRESS STATS

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MEET OUR CREW

Our crew is passionately committed to protecting the legacy of our oceans.

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CONTACT INFO

SORTING & PROCESSING WAREHOUSE:
7700 VANTAGE WAY

Delta, BC Canada,
V4G 1A7

 

MAILING ADDRESS:

13537 64A Ave

Surrey, BC, Canada

V3W 9H6

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The Ocean Legacy Foundation is a federally registered Canadian non-profit, Certificate of Incorporation number: 907885-1 | BC Society# XS-0063679