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This collection was inspired by EarthSayer interviews of Roz Savage, ocean rower and environmental campaigner and Howard Lack, CEO of the Foundation, Plastic Oceans. 

Plastic Oceans provides a powerful and effective platform campaigning for, supporting and funding targeted solutions aimed at significantly reducing plastic pollution in the environment. Their aim is to significantly reduce plastic pollution in the environment. This collection calls out organizations and individuals around the globe who share a concern for the plight of our oceans.

Visit our Oceans and 1 Water collections here on EarthSayers.tv to discover the many individuals from all walks of life speaking on behalf of Mother Earth and Water.

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Net-Works Funded to Recycle Discarded Fishing Nets
The Ray C. Anderson Foundation recently awarded a $100,000 NextGen grant to the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) who, in partnership with Interface, Inc., has created an innovative program called Net-Works. Net-Works is a cross-sector collaboration designed to tackle the growing environmental problem of discarded fishing nets in some of the world's poorest coastal communities, while at the same time supporting one of Interface's ambitious Mission Zero goals to source 100% recycled nylon. NextGen grants are those awarded by decision of the five adult grandchildren of Ray Anderson, the late founder and chairman of Interface, Inc. Published on Mar 24, 2015 by 3BL Media.  The video features Nigel Stansfield, Chief Innovation Officer for Interface, Inc. and Amado "Madz" Blanco, Net-Works Philippines Project Manager for ZSL Philippines. 


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EarthSayers Amado "Madz" Blanco; Jay Lanier; Nigel Stansfield

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