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WWU students envision new life for ocean plastics

Partnership provides hands-on experience with cleanup, research

Polymer materials engineering seniors Claire Drury
Polymer materials engineering seniors Claire Drury (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Olivia Palmer News Intern
Each year, hundreds of tons of plastics wash up along Alaska’s remote shorelines — from buoys to

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