A 2 year, round the world plastics mission

Have you all been following @exxpedition? It’s such a cool project! Led by ocean advocate and skipper @missemilypenn it was founded in 2014. They’re a not-for-profit organization that runs all-female sailing research expeditions to investigate the causes of and solutions to ocean plastic pollution.⁠

They have run expeditions all over the world and aim to create a better understanding of the plastics issue as a whole and to work with industry to pinpoint solutions and policy by addressing gaps and delivering evidence. ⁠

They’re currently sailing around the world on this mission with team members completing various legs. Follow along!