Sweden/EU arranged ‘A Plastic Ocean’ Singapore screenings

Embassy of Sweden together with EU Delegation, Embassy of Belgium and SwedCham arranged two sold out screening in Singapore of the film ‘A Plastic Ocean’ on 3 and 8 February.

The thought-provoking film was followed by an insightful panel discussion moderated by Ashwin Subramanian from Gone Adventurin, and the panellists were Ms Hailin Pek, ZeroWaste SG, Mr Philip Hermans, General Manager DEME, Mr Armin van Overbeek, Sales Director Asia Pacific, Billerudkorsnas.

‘A Plastic Ocean’ begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in what should be a pristine ocean.

The screenings aimed at highlighting the alarming consequences of plastic pollution in our oceans and stimulate discussion on how to mitigate plastic waste.

Take on the challenge and reduce the use of plastic! #saynotoplastic

Source: Embassy of Sweden in Singapore

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