Documents - Water Guardian Experts

Water Guardian ExpertsWater Guardian Experts community focusses on technology and policy sharing  to help stop the human catastrophe of plastic pollution in water.  Initiated by the Race for Water Foundation.


Key Results JPI Oceans Microplastics Projects 2016-2019

GESAMP 2019 Guidelines for the Monitoring and Assessment of Plastic Litter in the Ocean

WWF Report 2019, Assessing plastic ingestion from nature to people

BRANDED Vol. II Identifying the World's Top Corporate Plastic Polluters

Photochemical Dissolution of Buoyant Microplastics to Dissolved Organic Carbon

Microplastics in Drinking Water (World Health Organization Report)

Plastic & Health: The Hidden Costs of a Plastic Planet

Evidence That the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is Rapidly Accumulating Plastic

IPEN report -ocean pollutants guide

WWF Report 2018, Out of the Plastic Trap saving the Mediterranean from Plastic Pollution

Microplastics Research — From Sink to Source


UNEA 3. Towards a pollution-free planet

Marine Litter News - Asia Pacific Forum on Marine Litter (APML)

National Microplastics Field Methodology Review

A new approach presented for analysis of microplastics in environmental samples.

Sea of Opportunity

IUCN report - Primary microplastics in the oceans

The Next Wave - Investment Strategies for Plastic Free Seas

GESAMP (2016). Sources, fate and effects of microplastics in the marine environment: Part 2

The New Plastic Economy - Catalysing Action

A summary of litterature on the chemical toxicity of plastics pollution to aquatic life

New UN report on the various impacts of marine debris on marine and coatal biodiversity

NOAA 2016 Hawai'i Marine Debris Action Plan, September 2016

Marine Litter Legislation : A Toolkit for Policymakers, UNEP 2016 report

Marine Plastic Debris and Microplastics: a new UNEP report on plastic pollution in our oceans

ACC and TRUCOST report July 2016 - Plastics and Sustainability

Marine Litter - Vital Graphics

June 2016, Plastics in the Marine Environment, Eunomia Research & Consulting Ltd

Global Declaration - Progress Report, 2016

Measures to Combat Marine Litter

PETCO response to the report, “The New Plastics Economy: Rethinking the Future of Plastics.”

Results of the latest marine debris survey and education done by Okinawa Prefecture. July 24, 2015

Lost at sea: the urgent need to tackle marine litter

A global inventory of small floating plastic debris

Our Kiribati story in France's weekly VSD this week January 1st 2106.

UNEP Report - Biodegradable Plastics and Marine Litter (2015)

Preresults of the Race for Water Odyssey - Latest version

Marine Anthropogenic Litter

Race for Water Odyssey - Beach sampling Protocol

IUCN Report - Plastic Debris in the Oceans