Our objectives

The futur lies in the seas and the oceans. By sampling, identifying, analysing and acting, we are fighting plastic pollution and searching for solutions to protect and promote awareness of the importance of the oceans.

Expedition MED’s missions are :

to promote scientific research on plastic waste in the oceans, with the help of a citizen laboratory collecting samples.

to develop an international solidarity network consisting of research centers and environmental NGOs working specifacilly on plastic pollution.

to raise awareness among the general public, politicians and decisions makers on plastic pollution in the oceans thanks to data validated by the scientific community.

to promote alternative solutions for oil-derived plastics, like bio-based plastics which are biodegradable and compostable, and enhance better consumption patterns.