National Geographic Expedition Scientist’s Shocking Research on Plastic Pollution

Her Arctic expeditions revealed the real extent of plastic pollution. In this episode, Dr. Imogen Napper, an expedition scientist for National Geographic, shares how big the risk really is for our planet -and what we can do about it.

She has investigated plastic pollution all over the the world, from the Ganges River to Mount Everest. We speak about her incredible research results and how we can tackle this issue, on both an individual and industry level. 

In the episode: 

  • What does the research tell us?
  • Why plastic might not be the evil we make it out to be.
  • The concrete steps we can take to tackle plastic pollution.

Find more on this topic and Imogen’s research here: https://www.imogen-napper.com 

And connect with our host Hanni Larma on LinkedIn!

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