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Plastic Lab: Giving Ocean Plastic a Second Life

by [email protected] in Durness, Scotland, United Kingdom

We did it
On 22nd April 2020 we successfully raised £15,230 with 216 supporters in 49 days

Our coasts are choking in discarded fishing ropes . We clean the coast and develop ways to recycle fishing ropes into construction material.

by [email protected] in Durness, Scotland, United Kingdom

Only three days into our crowdfunding campaign and we have already reached 32% of our target. 
We are blown away by peoples generosity, and we are very positive and enthusiastic about the campaign ahead.
Thanks to everyone who donated and shared our project so far, you are awesome.

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This project offers rewards in return for your donation

£30 or more

£30 or more

Thank you, you will be acknowledged as a supporter on our website, and get an awesome hexagonal coaster made from recycled ocean plastic.

£5 or more

£5 Reward

Thank you and good work, did you know that every £5 donated equals to 3kg of Plastic removed from our coast.

£15 or more

£15 reward

Make beach cleaning more interesting with your very own Guide to BEACH LITTER designed by the fantastic Julia Barton aka Littoral: sci-art project. The Guide is a useful informative educational tool that helps to identify 40 different types of litter often found on beaches around the UK. It highlights the problem of beach litter and how understanding it better is the first step toward solving it.

£50 or more

£50 Reward

Thank you! For £50 or more you get your name on our supporters page and the choice of a Beach Clean Guide plus a coaster plus, or a pair of earrings made from recycled ocean plastic.

£100 or more

£100 or more

Wow! Thank you! Not only will you be acknowledged as a supporter on our website, you will also get a clock or tidal clock made to order.

£500 or more

£500 or more

You are too kind! For £500 you get to be a Super Supporter, plus you and four friends are invited come to Plastic Lab for a workshop. The workshop involves cleaning the beautiful Balnakeil Beach, an educational talk about Ocean Plastics, and finally you get to make a product of your choice out the plastic you collected.

£1,000 or more

£1000 or more

Thank you, for your amazing generosity Julien will make you a unique piece of art from Ocean Plastic. Julien not only builds and maintains our machines, and does all the recycling, he also has an artistic side and lots of ideas for art pieces. You will not be disappointed.

£5,000 or more

£5000 or more

We have reached our target! For your generous donation [email protected] will come to you. Yes, we will take the Plastic Lab Workshop on the road*, visit your home town, do a beach clean or litter pick in your area, give you the low down on Plastic Pollution and the Ocean, and give you the chance to make recycled products with our injection mould machine.....WOW!

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