OPDERA Highlighted by The Smithsonian Institute

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OPDERA.ORG‘s work was highlighted by The Smithsonian Institute for their work and helping researchers gain access to vital data and biological specimens. Follow this link to see a brief description of the work and view a couple photos from OPDERA.ORG‘s voyage to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.https://lnkd.in/gJnU9ej#environment#charity#greatpacificgarbagepatch#plasticwaste#oceanplastic#oceanpollutionhttps://serc.si.edu/floating-ocean-ecosystem-tracker/why

Rolling Stone Gets it Right – Recycling is a Myth

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Rolling Stone Magazine’s article on plastic waste hits the nail on the head.  False claims of recycling benefits made by petroleum companies and soda companies like Coke and Pepsi are placed front and center as Tim Dickinson tells the truth about plastic waste.   Clearly, Tim Dickinson did his homework when writing this article. ​Read the full […]

Lawsuit Calls Out Big Plastic

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Lawsuit names big brands that are the largest contributors to plastic waste. The filing clearly articulates their campaign to mislead consumers about recycling.