5 Gyres Institute

Here at 5 Gyres Institute, our mission is to empower action against the global health crisis of plastic pollution through science, education and advocacy. On our website, you will find our research hub where you can search a variety of articles related to plastic, its chemicals, and its effects. Here, is where you can also find our educational video lesson series of Trash Academy in both English and Spanish along with a policy page to learn more about how you can take action against plastic pollution!


Sector: Nonprofit Organization


PO Box 5699
Santa Monica CA 90409

Our educational programming covers the various effect’s plastic has on our environment, health and climate. Through …

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