Emily Penn tested her own body for some of the toxic chemicals that are found when plastics break down in the oceans, the results are alarming!
Penn is currently in Hawaii, where she will begin her journey in a 72 foot research vessel called the Sea Dragon. The ship will make a two-legged journey, first from Hawaii to Vancouver and then from Vancouver to Seattle. Ten women from around the world will sail with Penn for each leg of the journey.
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