LSU Professor selected for National Geographic Ocean Plastic Innovation Challenge


BATON ROUGE, LA (LOCAL33) (FOX44) –  LSU Oceanographer and Professor Mark Benfield’s research on plastics in the Gulf of Mexico has been selected for the National Geographic Ocean Plastic Innovation Challenge.

The LSU team was selected as a finalists from 291 teams.

Each team submits strategies to solve the problem of plastic pollution.

To follow along with Dr. Benefield and his team’s research search ‘Remote Plastic Assessment Group’ on Facebook.

You can also learn more about the challenge at here.

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