Category: green

How British Science Week is Helping Dorset Turn the Tide on Ocean Plastic

Bournemouth University, Ecotainment! and Bournemouth Park Cafes are hoping to bring about a ‘Wave of Change’ during British Science Week (March 9–18th). They’re inviting members of the public to one of seven free film screenings of the award winning adventure-documentary A Plastic Ocean. Since…

A Plastic Ocean is coming to Dorset Friday 5th May

Apologies for the slightly misleading title of this post. Based on today’s beach combing expedition at Kimmeridge what it should actually say is that Ocean Plastic is already here in abundance! Plastic debris is not hard to find at low-tide. Some of it instantly…

A Plastic Ocean Documentary Film Review

Recent reports suggest there are more pieces of plastic in the world’s oceans than fish. That’s because large pieces of plastic waste debris from fishing, beaches, rivers & shipping break-up rather than break-down in the natural environment. Simply speaking one piece of plastic can…