In 2013, Boyan Slat began to question the large volumes of plastic accumulating in our oceans and why no one was doing anything to clean it up. At 16 years old, he began research into potential solutions to effectively recover and remove it

Should Plastic Straws Be Banned?

Plastic straws are a widely used around the globe, but these seemingly innocent pieces of plastic are an extreme hazard to our environment and our health.

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