For the Benefit of Aquatic Environments in the Pacific Northwest

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Our Mission

The Pacific Northwest Consortium on Plastics is dedicated to conducting reliable, science-based research to uncover the risks associated with micro and nanoplastic particles to aquatic life.

This research is critical to informing risk management decisions regarding the protection of our environment and essential fisheries and aquaculture commodities.



Upcoming Events

  • PNW Consortium on Plastics Quarterly Fall Teleconference
    PNW Consortium on Plastics Quarterly Fall Teleconference
    Oct 28, 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM PDT
    We'll hear about SOLUTIONS to plastic pollution: from Zero Waste Washington and the Seattle Aquarium on progress in Washington Stateand on federal legislation from the honorable Senator Merkley (D-OR)!

Check here for upcoming events. 

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