Moore Institute for Plastic Pollution Research Launch Announcement

Today’s announcement marks the beginning of a new field of study into the plastic “progeny”—micro and nano plastics and their impact on the global Biosphere. Click here to read more!

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First Long Term Monitoring in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Since 1999, Captain Charles Moore has surveyed the Great Pacific Garbage Patch for plastic debris. He has returned four more times to see if it is getting better or worse. Read this story to find out more!

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