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MARINE DEBRIS CONFERENCE

March 18th, 2011, posted by Shore Crew Tags: David de Rothschild, Fish, Lifestyle, Oceans, Plastics, Waste
Marine debris – such as plastic waste, discarded fishing nets and industrial products – pose a serious threat to wildlife, livelihoods and human health ... READ MORE

 

WINNER OF THE PLASTIKI PLEDGE!

December 22nd, 2010, posted by Shore Crew Tags: Challenges, My Plastiki, Plastics, Plastiki, Waste
After over 12 months of the Plastiki Pledge running on Facebook we are extremely excited to announce that Jackie Neihaus from Germany was our top pledger! ... READ MORE

 

HOW TO BUILD A SCHOOL FROM PLASTIC BOTTLES

December 15th, 2010, posted by Shore Crew Tags: Design, Plastics, Recycling, Waste
Sailing across the Pacific is not the only thing you can do with 12,500 plastic bottles - you can also use them to build a school! Communities in Guatemala are using an innovative solution to overcome the lack of educational infrastructure in their villages ... READ MORE

 

GREEN DRINKS EVENT TO HIGHLIGHT OCEAN WASTE

December 10th, 2010, posted by Shore Crew Tags: David de Rothschild, Events, Oceans, Plastics
On Tuesday December 14th, from 8pm to midnight, the M1-5 Lounge New York will be taken over by the Green Drinks group, with David de Rothschild as the events speaker ... READ MORE

 

TEDx: Top 4 Ways to Save Our Oceans

November 12th, 2010, posted by Shore Crew Tags: Campaigns, Challenges, David de Rothschild, Events, Lifestyle, Oceans, Plastics, Waste
Last Saturday 150 of the world's leading scientists, politicians, artists and activists convened for the TEDx Great Pacific Garbage Patch event in Santa Monica ... READ MORE

 

7 YEARS OLD AND HELPING SAVE THE OCEANS!

November 9th, 2010, posted by Shore Crew Tags: Arts, Oceans, Plastics
Wyatt Workman, a 7 year old from California, recently got in touch with us to tell us all about his art project which aims to bring attention to plastic pollution in our oceans and raise money to help clean it up. ... READ MORE

 

DAVID AT POP TECH

October 29th, 2010, posted by Shore Crew Tags: David de Rothschild, Events, Plastics
"Every piece of plastic ever produced still exists," David told the crowd, at the annual Poptech 2010 Conference ... READ MORE

 

BOTTLE BAN AT SAILING REGATTAS

October 4th, 2010, posted by Shore Crew Tags: Campaigns, Plastics, Sailing, Waste
We heard some great news recently, showing once again that the message of plastic pollution is getting out there ... READ MORE