Aquariums Take on Plastic Pollution

19 aquariums across the US have eliminated single use plastic from their facilities. Together the aquariums welcome over 20 million visitors a year, and this new pledge will not only eliminate plastic in these facilities, it will also send a strong message to their visitors.

Vancouver Aquarium plastic ocean display… Vancouver banned single use plastic in their facilities in April, 2017

The participating aquariums include:

  • Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey, CA
  • Shedd Aquarium, Chicago, IL
  • Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, CA
  • New England Aquarium, Boston, MA
  • Seattle Aquarium, Seattle, WA
  • and more…

 

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