Surfrider Foundation

The Surfrider Foundation is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world's ocean, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network. Their Rise Above Plastics effort is designed to eliminate the impacts of plastics in the marine environment by raising awareness about the dangers of plastic pollution and by advocating for a reduction of single-use plastics and the recycling of all plastics.

Activist Toolkit

A step by step guide "to creating positive change in your community through reducing single-use plastics" such as establishing a plastic bag ban or similar ordinance, and it also offers insight on increasing awareness of plastic pollution issues through education and awareness.


Plastic Facts and Figures

A summary of plastic facts and figures with citations, as referenced by Surfrider



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