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Press: Meet the Couple That’s Aiming to End Ocean Pollution

October 19, 2018 By Andy Cochrane Article from: Adventure Sports Network  In only four years, The Ocean Legacy Foundation has collected over 120,000 pounds of plastic and marine waste. Chloe Dubois and James Middleton aren’t household names – and frankly, neither of them care. What they care about is removing marine debris from the ocean, Read More

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The 3rd Annual 14 Day Upcycle Challenge: Oct 28 – Nov 10, 2018

Oct 28 at 10 AM – Nov 10 at 8 PM PDT   See Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1045129145668495/ The Upcycle Challenge is an annual event which allows people of all ages to come to Canada’s only Ocean Plastic Education and Innovation Centre to learn about the effects of plastic pollution first hand by helping us sort Read More

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Enerkem & Ocean Legacy, In discusions to take action on plastic waste

Enerkem, a world-leading waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, and The Ocean Legacy Foundation, a Canadian non-profit organization which conducts recurring cleanup expeditions to recuperate soiled plastics from oceans, have engaged discussions to take action on ocean plastic waste, driftage and marine litter, while explore ways to transform these unrecoverable plastics to produce value-added, low carbon transportation Read More

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LIVE: Sept 8, 2018 – Launching the First Ocean Cleanup System 001

#oceanlegacyfoundation #oceancleanup LIVE TODAY, Sept 8, We are down with The Ocean Cleanup crew, launching the first ocean cleanup System 001 from Alameda! Join us and watch live!   https://www.theoceancleanup.com/system001/ https://oceanlegacy.ca

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New Report: GROWING ISSUE OF PLASTIC MARINE DEBRIS from Vancouver Island University & Ocean Legacy

VIEW OR DOWNLOAD FULL REPORT: VIU- Ocean Legacy Paper- Addressing the Growing Issue of Plastic Marine Debris within the Central East Coastline of Vancouver Island This report was just published between The Ocean Legacy Foundation and the University of Vancouver Island.  We feel that this research is a game changer!  Let’s see what our government Read More

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Could Plastic Fuel Your Car? – Earthrise Feature: Al Jazeera TV

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Al Jazeera Documentary: 🇫🇷 Turning the tide on plastic: Creation and art from waste 🇨🇦 | Earthrise

earthrise goes to Canada and France to look at ways of dealing with the plastic pollution crisis. We are excited to release our Al Jazeera TV episode: Turning the Tide on Plastic this week in conjunction with World Oceans Day! This short episode has been launched to the Al Jazeera English network and we are in complete Read More

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Towards a Zero Plastic Waste Canada – Declaration on Plastics

Thanks to the efforts of the signatories named below and Environmental Defence, this Declaration on Plastics has been sent to Prime Minister Trudeau, and Minister McKenna.  Let’s hope they respond with an invitation to discuss and move forward, towards a zero plastic waste Canada! In Canada, nearly 90 per cent of plastics end up incinerated, Read More