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A Plastic Ocean is an adventure documentary shot on more than 20 locations over the past 4 years.

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Plastic pollution poses one of the biggest known threats to the ocean, influencing all ecosystems from beautiful coral reefs to abyssal trenches, eventually accumulating in our own food.

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As Hawai'i contemplates joining over 60 places in the US to ban the use of throwaway styrofoam/polystyrene - 17 students from Hawai'i envision a future for their ocean

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The report has been prepared pursuant to paragraph 309 of General Assembly resolution 69/245 of 2

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A Plastic bottle goes on an epic odyssey to find its way back to its owner.

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A PLASTIC OCEAN OFFICIAL TRAILER (2016) | UNESCO

A Plastic Ocean is an adventure documentary shot on more than 20 locations over the past 4 years.

Explorers Craig Leeson and Tanya Streeter and a team of international scientists reveal the causes and consequences of plastic pollution and share solutions. To find out where to see the film and join the cause go to:  http://aplasticocean.film/

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Plastic Pollution, Our Oceans, Our Future… (2016)

As Hawai'i contemplates joining over 60 places in the US to ban the use of throwaway styrofoam/polystyrene - 17 students from Hawai'i envision a future for their ocean

As Hawai'i contemplates joining over 60 places in the US to ban the use of throwaway styrofoam/polystyrene - 17 students from Hawai'i envision a future for their ocean

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How We Can Keep Plastics Out of Our Ocean (2016) | National Geographic

Plastic pollution poses one of the biggest known threats to the ocean, influencing all ecosystems from beautiful coral reefs to abyssal trenches, eventually accumulating in our own food.

Learn more about how to upend the current system of produce-use-discard, and transition to a system which promotes reuse and repurposing of plastics.

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A Bottle's Odyssey (2014) | UNEP

A Plastic bottle goes on an epic odyssey to find its way back to its owner.

A Plastic bottle goes on an epic odyssey to find its way back to its owner.

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Oceans and the law of the sea - Report of the Secretary-General

The report has been prepared pursuant to paragraph 309 of General Assembly resolution 69/245 of 29 December 2014, with a view to facilitating discussions on the topic of focus at the sixteenth meet

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Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea, on the theme entitled “Oceans and sustainable development: integration of the three dimensions of sustainable development, namely, environmental, social and economic.”