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This all-female crew is sailing the seas to get rid of plastic waste

Emily Penn, mission director of eXXpedition Round the World, is seen at the helm during the organisation’s North Pacific voyage in June 2018. Image: Eleanor Church Lark Rise Pictures/eXXpedition

Emma Batha

Journalist, Thomson Reuters Foundation News


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Fragments of plastic are seen in a sieve after being scooped from the sea during a North Pacific voyage by eXXpedition in June 2018. Image: Eleanor Church Lark Rise Pictures/eXXpedition

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