The Ocean Cleanup

Dopper is working hard to create a world in which everyone takes part in reducing single-use plastic. It is a tough job, because there are decades of plastic waste floating around in our oceans. The Ocean Cleanup by Boyan Slat has a solution to offer for this problem.

A kid cleaning the ocean?

During a diving holiday in Greece, Boyan Slat (born in 1994) came out of the water, frustrated that there were “more plastic bags than fish.” He asked himself, “How can we clean all this up?”

Since then, the Ocean Cleanup has become a huge organization. Boyan has interrupted his studies of aerospace engineering at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands to lead a team of more than 100 people.

Dopper and The Ocean Cleanup

Boyan’s out-of-the-box thinking is in line with the Dopper’s attitude. The world needs more impact pioneers. We work on both sides of the same problem: Dopper on prevention and Boyan on cleanup.

In the meantime, The Ocean Cleanup has successfully completed two crowd funding projects The last one raised more than 2 million dollars! We sponsored these actions by providing Doppers to the donators.


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