Since its deployment in August 2021, System 002 (a.k.a. “Jenny”) has collected 101,353 kg of plastic over 45 extractions, sweeping an area of ocean of over 3,000 square kilometers (1864 square miles).
Added to the 7,173 kg of plastic captured by our previous prototype systems, The Ocean Cleanup has now …
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Original title: 100,000 Kg Of Trash Has Been Removed From The Great Pacific Garbage Patch