Upcycling the Oceans Thailand
8 million tonnes
- On September 1st 2017, the first official event took place on the island of Koh Samed. It started with 100 divers, 300 volunteers and 3 project leaders. After 5 hours of hard work, a total of 0,7 tonnes of marine waste was collected.
- On the 28th of January 2018, another event took place in Phuket. This included of 900 volunteers cleaning the beaches and 85 divers cleaning the sea beds. In total 0,85 tonnes of waste was recovered.
- On December 20th 2019, UTO was launched at Commemoration Public Park, Ban Phe in the eastern coastal province of Rayong where 200 volunteers and 100 divers collected 0,95 tonnes of marine debris.