Tag: Pollution

Ocean Cleanup Initiative

TheOceanCleanup.com An amazing innovation that will accelerate the clean up of  plastic debris in the ocean like never before! Large floating barriers harness the ocean’s natural currents to funnel plastic waste into concentrated areas for easier collection.  Best of all, it was specifically designed so that neutrally-buoyant sea-life will pass underneath  without being caught and destroyed! …

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Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Off the West Coast, out in the Pacific Ocean, there’s a huge area known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Within this area, there are not one, but TWO literal islands of garbage that have accumulated in the ocean. These bodies of floating waste, mostly discarded plastic, are so large, if they were landmasses people …

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