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    22-Year-Old Raises $21.7 Million to Rid Pacific Ocean of Plastic

    22-Year-Old Raises $21.7 Million to Rid Pacific Ocean of Plastic

    The Ocean Cleanup—the ambitious Dutch venture devoted to ridding the world’s oceans of plastics—announced this week that it has raised $21.7 million in donations since last November. This latest round of funding brings The Ocean Cleanup’s total funding since 2013 to $31.5 million and allows the startup to initiate large-scale trials of its cleanup technology […]