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Plastiki Sails the Pacific in a Plastic Boat

Sailing the ocean blue -- plastic, that is! David de Rothschild is building a boat to spread the word about the plastic piling up in our oceans. Solutions start with ideas, and good ideas build good solutions.

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The plastic in our oceans -- including the Pacific -- is still a problem. Nope... no one has told me they've figured out a solution to the Pacific Gyre. Maybe the solution starts with awareness -- like this project. Sailing across the Pacific on a little boat named for the Kontiki.

HP is equipping environmentalist and adventurer David de Rothschild with the technology needed to sail 10,000 miles across the Pacific on a boat made entirely of plastic bottles.

To raise awareness of the oceanic mess, David de Rothschild, founder of Adventure Ecology, is readying a sea voyage from San Francisco to Sydney, Australia, aboard the Plastiki, a boat made entirely of plastic bottles. Rothschild says discoveries like that of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch inspired the expedition.



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