Junk Plastic = Junk Profit (inspired by a dive in the Azores)

Boyan Slat, an Aerospace Engineering student at the Delft University of Technology, proposes a brilliant solution to remove 99.98% of the 7.25 million tons of junk plastic floating in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in five years … at a profit.  He says, “Please, don’t tell me we can’t clean this up.”

http://www.boyanslat.com/bio/index.html

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Photo courtesy http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ROW9F-c0kIQ

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