Each year, 11 million tonnes of plastic waste pour into the world's ocean. That is 30 Empire State buildings weight in plastics swirling in the water, threatening fragile ecosystems around the globe. This problem isn't going away on its own. In fact, it's getting worse.
How can we get the ocean Back to Blue?
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Back to Blue is an initiative of Economist Impact and The Nippon Foundation, two organisations that share a common understanding of the need to improve evidence-based approaches and solutions to the pressing issues faced by the ocean, and to restoring ocean health and promoting sustainability