Our Actions Today Impact Tomorrow

Solving the ocean plastic crisis requires collective action.
Addressing the challenges of the plastic waste crisis requires individual and collective action. It's going to take businesses, governments and individuals to change how we produce, use, reuse and recycle plastic.
Solving the plastic probLEM At all Levels
You can play a role in solving the plastics crisis
Small, tangible actions such as placing items in recycling and avoiding single-use plastics like utensils and coffee cups can make a huge difference.
Federal, state policies make a difference
A cohesive recycling policy can help businesses and governments address the plastic crisis by reducing waste and finding more sustainable solutions.
Global institutions can encourage change
As the ocean plastic crisis grows, countries from around the world are calling on the United Nations to advance efforts to reduce plastic waste.