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Lush Cosmetics: Cleaning up plastic pollution with Ocean Legacy

The hardworking staff at Ocean Legacy, a Lush Charity Pot partner, see the devastating effects of plastic pollution every day. Their work focuses on educating the public about how plastic pollution affects the marine environment; they even take groups of volunteers to remote locations off the coast of British Columbia to clean up marine debris. Read More

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Video: From the Beach to the Sorting Facility by Crystal Chan, Surfrider Vancouver

From the beach to Local sorting facility from Crystal Chan on Vimeo. Come help make a difference 🙂 From now until October 20th the Ocean Legacy foundation along with friends is hosting marine debris sorting as a part of their 14 day upcycle challenge! Read more on their initiative here http://oceanlegacy.ca/the-2nd-annual-14-day-upcycle-challenge-is-on-oct-7-20-2017/ Learn about what your Read More

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LBW Travel x The Ocean Legacy Foundation: Cleaning up Marine Debris in Panama!

We’re very excited to announce that LBW Travel has teamed up with us to help remove plastic and other marine debris from San Blas Islands in Panama!  Watch the video below for more info: See more details about how you can join the effort here: START FUNDRAISING NOW! ➡  No time to fundraise?  There are Read More

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LUSH Partners with The Ocean Legacy Foundation to turn Marine Debris into Packaging

It’s true!  We are proud to have partnered with LUSH to remove 27 tonnes of marine debris and turn it into LUSH packaging! LUSH:  “Turning Ocean Plastic into Packaging Giving plastic pollution a new life..   It’s early June and the folks at The Ocean Legacy Foundation are preparing for a summer full of ocean cleanup expeditions Read More

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CBC Radio Interview: Chloe Dubois on All Points West – Surrey group recycles almost 20 tonnes of Vancouver Island beach debris

READ THE ARTICLE: Surrey group recycles almost 20 tonnes of Vancouver Island beach debris All Points West January 10, 2017 Season 2017, Episode 300275589 08:43 “What it’s really coming down to is our consum ption habits of plastic and how we dispose of that plastic is really affecting our local communities as well as our Read More

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Now Newspaper: HIDDEN HEROES, Surrey couple is keen to clean the globe’s oceans

Article From The Now Newspaper By TOM ZILLICH February 2, 2017 · 10:45 AM Newton’s Chloé Dubois and James Middleton are founders of the Ocean Legacy Foundation. / TOM ZILLICH SURREY — Chloé Dubois has seen her share of plastic drink containers floating in the ocean off Vancouver Island, but it was the number of Read More

The 14 Day Upcycle Challenge Kids

CBC News: Scores of children help divert beach garbage from landfill

Field-tripping children and volunteers race to clear a warehouse of recyclables By Rafferty Baker, CBC News Posted: Oct 14, 2016 11:09 AM PTLast Updated: Oct 14, 2016 11:09 AM PT Chloe Dubois with Ocean Legacy Foundation stands in front of a pile of Styrofoam sorted by groups of children, (Krista Tulloch) Groups of school children have Read More