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Taking action on land in the most affected areas to reduce plastic pollution at sea

Since October 1st, 2022, and for 3 years, the team of explorers of Plastic Odyssey has been traveling around the world to discover, reference, and share concrete solutions to overcome the plastic waste crisis.Découvrez le parcours de l’expédition et les actions développées par Plastic Odyssey.

30 stopovers of 3 weeks on 3 continents

The expedition that travels the world in search of solutions to build a world without plastic

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Plastic Odyssey Vessel
  • Last updated: 07/12/2023
  • Vessel’s position: Yacht Club La Balandra, Guayaquil

Chronométreur officiel de l’expédition

Past

Stopover in Lebanon 🇱🇧

Beirut

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Stopover in Egypt 🇪🇬

Alexandria

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Stopover in Tunisia 🇹🇳

Bizerte

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Stopover in Morocco 🇲🇦

Tangier

branches de typha

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Stopover in Senegal 🇸🇳

Dakar

vue aerienne usine recyclage guinee

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Stopover in Guinea 🇬🇳

Conakry

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Stopover in Cape Verde 🇨🇻

Mindelo

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Stopover in Brazil 🇧🇷

Recife

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Stopover in French Guiana 🇬🇫

Cayenne and Saint-Laurent du Maroni

Les Saintes Guadeloupe

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Stopover in Guadeloupe 🇫🇷

Pointe-à-Pitre

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Stopover in Martinique 🇫🇷

Fort-de-France

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Stopover in Dominican Republic 🇩🇴

Santo Domingo

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Stopover in Colombia 🇨🇴

Cartagena

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Stopover in Panama 🇵🇦

Panama City

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Stopover in Costa Rica 🇨🇷

San José

Ongoing

Stopover in Ecuador 🇪🇨

Guayaquil

Upcoming

Stopover in Pérou 🇵🇪

Lima

Embark on board the Plastic Odyssey, a 40-meter laboratory vessel

Mobile Laboratory

The M/V Plastic Odyssey is a remote field station for researchers, engineers, and scientists. In addition to carrying out a technical-socio-economic inventory of pollution on-site, one of its missions is to document proven solutions to deal with them.

Recycling Demonstrator

With more than 200m² of technical space and a loading capacity of around 20 tons of material, the ship accommodates around fifteen technologies to be tested in the most remote areas. It is also equipped with a fleet of machine tools to machine new parts and evolve prototypes. It is also equipped with a fleet of machine tools for processing new pieces and developing prototypes.

Formation aux bases du recyclage des déchets plastiques
Incubation des entrepreneurs du recyclage
Micro-usine de recyclage
Exposition des alternatives au plastique
Ressources pédagogiques pour former la prochaine génération à la pollution plastique
Programme de recherche sur les usages du plastique

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