Boyan Slat has made what everyone believed impossible a reality: his Ocean Cleanup aims to get money for the first prototype of floating barriers that will clean the plastic gyres from the ocean and then recycle them.
Amazing how a concept like this can flourish from a 16 year boy vacation to Greece! After talking at TEDx and founding The Ocean Cleanup foundation, which now constitutes 100 people, Slat needs you to help this amazing cost effective cleanup method come to life.
We have given our little help already. Know more about it here.