Which means, we’ve paid to remove:
(53 691 lbs)
of plastic waste from the world’s oceans and rivers.
The plastic is being removed from these areas:
Coordinates are a representative selection of collection points of the total collection period.
And the work is improving lives along the way:
INSIGHTS FROM THE CLEANUP TEAM
But, don’t just take our word for it:
The process of removing plastic is carried out by local communities. It’s decent work, that can significantly help improve the living conditions of the plastic collectors and their families – giving broader access to:
better living standards
more nourishing food
effective medical care
quality education for their children
Watch our video below to hear the story of two plastic collectors
We want to remove and recycle the equivalent of one billion plastic bottles from our world’s oceans by 2030.
– THE HIDDEN SEA –