Nonprofit deploys high-tech barges to collect plastic from rivers – CBS News
High-tech barges are being used to scoop up tons of floating plastic. The mission of nonprofit Ocean Cleanup is to ultimately collect 90% of floating plastic pollution from the world’s waterways. Ben Tracy has more.
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