$150M Pledged to Fight SE Asia Ocean Plastics Problem

Announced Oct. 4, the new initiative will raise money to fund waste management and recycling solutions in Southeast Asia, a region that contributes greatly to the global ocean plastics problem. Supporting the effort are the Ocean Conservancy, Trash Free Seas Alliance and Closed Loop Partners. “This is a major breakthrough in the fight for trash free seas,” Susan Ruffo, managing director of international initiatives at Ocean Conservancy, stated in a press release.

Read More


Subscribe to our Newsletter!

Sign up to receive environmental news and updates!