Plastic Waste in the Lowcountry


Event Details


The Coastal Discovery Museum will host Michelle Meissen for this program on November 21 at 3 p.m. Meissen, Founder /CEO Palmetto Ocean Conservancy, Guardians of the Sea will discuss the impact of the plastic industry in our oceans and our environment.

Palmetto Ocean Conservancy has started several local efforts with the goal to spread awareness and encourage recycling and recovery of plastic. Several initiatives such as “Straw-less Summer” and the “Beaufort County Single Use Plastic Ban” will help our local environment.

Come and learn about the impact of plastic waste in our Lowcountry environment and the things you can do to help. Cost is $7 per person and reservations are required by calling (843) 689-6767 ext. 223. The Museum is located at 70 Honey Horn Dr. coastaldiscovery.org.