Ocean Recovery Alliance
Best Plastic Pollution Reduction NPO 2019
Ocean Recovery Alliance is an NGO based in Hong Kong and California, which focuses on solutions and innovations for reducing plastic pollution on a global scale, including work with the World Bank, UN Environment and Clinton Global Initiative. They are the founder of the Plasticity Forum, focused on solutions for second-life plastic, the Plastic Disclosure Project, and the Global Alert platform, each of which helps to create a world without the plastic and waste footprint. The founder, Douglas Woodring, was awarded the 2018 Prince’s Award from Prince Albert of Monaco for his work on plastic pollution and improving the health of the ocean.