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Art Show Opening On South Coast Highlights Ocean Pollution, By Displaying Works Made from Plastic Waste

Posted on Friday, January 18, 2013 12:01am

The ocean may look clean, but walk along any beach and you’re likely to find all kinds of man made plastic wastes which have washed onshore.

An environmental center on the South Coast which is involved with both education, and arts efforts
Is showcasing what can be done with some of that junk.

A new exhibition opening tonight called “Plastic Planet” features artworks created from the reclaimed refuse.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco looks at this unique art show in Santa Barbara, and the organization which is sponsoring it

Click on link to listen to/download story: Explore Ecology-Art From Scrap

More information on Explore Ecology/Art from Scrap: exploreecology.org

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