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Talk: Plastic Pollution and the Ocean with Professor Richard Thompson OBE FRS

Saturday, July 13


As part of our Plastic Free Day, hear from leading expert and ‘Godfather’ of microplastics research, Professor Richard Thompson OBE FRS. He has recently been named in the TIME100 Health list as one of the most influential individuals leading change in health.

The talk will be 45 minutes with the opportunity for questions at the end.

Standard ticket – £ 10
Members ticket – £ 8

Book your ticket on The Box website: https://www.theboxplymouth.com/events/talks-and-tours/talk-plastic-pollution-and-the-ocean-with-professor-richard-thompson-obe-frs

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