n.|wāv|: a disturbance that transfers energy from one place to another
Humans have produced 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic since the 1950s. Most of it (79% or so) has accumulated in landfills or the natural environment. For every person on this planet, there is now 1 ton of plastic waste. Nobody wakes up in the morning and decides to destroy the oceans. Yet somehow, in some way, we all contribute to the destruction. It's not too late to shift the narrative.
Creativity, collaboration, imagination… We already have the tools. This movement is about choosing to use them.
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On November 11, 2017, Parley Talks took place during The Salon Art + Design, held at the Park Armory in New York. Conversation focused on the future of design and the Material Revolution.
Using modified drones, artificial intelligence and machine learning, marine scientists can now identify and assess data on whales and ocean health in real time.
During the week of October 23-29, our partners Surfers Against Sewage rallied thousands across the U.K. for the the 2017 SAS Autumn Beach Clean. The numbers will renew your ocean optimism.
In October 2017, adidas x Parley brought the movement to Busan, South Korea. To kick off the adidas Korea x Parley partnership, over 300 participants came out for another Run for the Oceans
Together with Surfers Against Sewage we bring Parley Ocean School activations to youth across the UK to educate and empower future Ocean Guardians
Want to become Student Photographer of the Year? You could win a trip to London + €30k worth of Sony equipment for your university.
Parley founder Cyrill Gutsch delivered a keynote address at the International Conference on Microplastic Pollution in the Mediterranean Sea (μ MED) held in Capri, Italy, Sept. 26-29
Parley Collaborator Emily Penn on her latest all-women eXXpedition researching microplastic pollution in UK waters
On Sunday, October 15th, a group of Parley collaborators came together to intercept thousands of pounds of debris from waters off Todos Santos, Mexico.
We're collaborating with adidas Originals to encourage and equip the generation of eco innovation. Meet the the EQT Support ADV sneaker made using Parley Ocean Plastic™