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Make the Case Competition - India

By Bob Grace

- Published on September 8, 2021 by Plastics Engineering

Sometimes the most productive movements to effect social change start at the grassroots level and permeate upwards. That certainly is the plan of the parties driving the creation of a university student competition that aims to identify and scale solutions to help address the plastics waste problem—initially in India and across Asia, but potentially, they hope,on a global scale.

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Make the Case Competition - India
Global Tourism Initiative

By Ocean Recovery Alliance

- Published on July 8, 2021 by Ocean Recovery Alliance

“The tourism industry is a significant information vector, education opportunity and engagement network for reducing plastic pollution at scale, both via the operations of the participants, and in beautifying the communities they serve, so we are excited to be sharing our PDP methodology with companies who are on the road to greatly reducing their plastic footprints,” said Douglas Woodring, Founder of Ocean Recovery Alliance and the PDP.

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Global Tourism Initiative
Westbound Rower - The Great Pacific Challenge

By WestBound Rower

- Published on June 21, 2021 by Erden Eruc

“I’m looking forward to connecting with more classrooms from my rowboat and spreading the message about the current state of our oceans. I have a unique perspective out at sea in which to capture the attention of students and other ocean advocates,” said Eruç.

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Westbound Rower - The Great Pacific Challenge
Int'l Swimming Hall of Fame - Sports and the Environment

By Ocean Recovery Alliance

- Published on May 5, 2021 by Press Release

The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame recently held its 2020 induction and award ceremony, which had been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, in a virtual celebration instead of its typical in-person ceremony. Among the celebrated inductees in the prestigious Hall of Fame was Ocean Recovery Alliance Founder and Managing Director, Doug Woodring, born in the Bay Area and former Cal Swimmer.

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Int'l Swimming Hall of Fame - Sports and the Environment
 

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