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This Ocean Cleanup Technology Could Eliminate Up To 50% of Plastic Between California and Hawaii

Over 5 trillion pieces of plastic currently litter the ocean and accumulate in five ocean garbage patches, including the largest one – the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. This concentration is located between Hawaii and California and is reportedly polluted with 1.8 trillion pieces of plastic. While a massive undertaking, the Ocean Cleanup team has a plan.

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