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21cc Plastic Pollution in the Oceans

Our throw-away society is polluting large areas of the world’s oceans with plastics, threatening marine life and food chains. Discover the damage our wasteful habits are having and the possible solutions

David de Rothschild
Peter Davis
Dr Simon Boxall
Chaired by David Shukman

Our throw away society is polluting large areas of the world's oceans with plastics, threatening marine life and food chains.

How did it get there? What are the practical solutions? Is it time to re-evaluate waste as a resource? Come along and listen to the discussion, ask the panel a question.

Full details visit: www.21stcenturychallenges.org


Mr David de Rothschild | talks | www
Dr Simon Boxall | talks | www
Mr Peter Davis | talks | www
Mr David Shukman | talks | www


Date and Time:

13 October 2010 at 7:00 pm


1 hour 30 minutes



Royal Geographical Society
1 Kensington Gore
020 7501 3000

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£10 (discounts for RGS-IBG Members)

Available from:

020 7591 3100

Additional Information:

Nearest tube: South Kensington (District, Circle & Piccadilly lines), Number 9,10, 52 and 452 buses stop outside the Society

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