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ON Plastic Pollution
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We believe in a world where our actions are connected to our oceans so all life can thrive. Whether you live in a big city or feel more at home underwater, we can all make a difference when it comes to the choices we make We all have a role to play, and together we can stop plastic pollution at source, so our oceans and beaches won’t need to be cleaned in the future.
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