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Find out more about Project STOP’s progress, new city partnerships and collaboration partners.

Construction Starts on Waste Processing Facility in Jembrana, Bali

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Project STOP and Alliance to End Plastic Waste Aim to Ensure 150,000 people in the Jembrana have a formal waste management system for the first time

Leave No Trace Book Launch

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Launching on 16 June: “Leave No Trace”, features three research teams, which highlights 45  pioneering waste and recycling organisations from India, Indonesia, Brazil and Chile, to capture practical solutions for…
Bali’s Jembrana Regency

Project STOP Featured in Financial Times

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While Covid-19 has led to increased plastic consumption, it has also exposed vulnerabilities in the global waste management system.

Project STOP Welcomes Mike Webster

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Project STOP Welcomes Mike Webster, Founder of WasteAid UK, to the Team

Project STOP Request for Proposal Announcement in Jembrana

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Request for Proposal: Inspiring Responsible Waste Management Behaviour Change in Negara and Jembrana

Project STOP COVID-19 Response

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In response to COVID-19, Project STOP is continuing existing waste services in Muncar and Pasuruan.

Latest achievements in Muncar

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Together with the Muncar community, Project STOP has kept 4,000 tonnes of both organic and inorganic waste from entering the ocean.
Project STOP featured in Mongabay

Project STOP featured in Mongabay

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The lack of a centralized waste management system in Bali, as in much of Indonesia, has led to most trash being dumped on land, rivers, and in the sea.
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Pasuruan Regency Partners with Project STOP and Nestle

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Today, the regional government of Pasuruan in East Java boosted its commitment to reduce ocean plastic leakage by allocating two hectares of land for Project STOP  to establish a Material…
Bali’s Jembrana Regency

Bali’s Jembrana Regency Formally Welcomes Project STOP

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The Jembrana Regency today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to welcome to the community Project STOP, an initiative dedicated to ending ocean plastic pollution by creating sustainable circular waste…
National Geographic

Project STOP featured in NatGeo

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In a partner feature with the Alliance to End Plastic Waste, National Geographic magazine looks at how and why Project STOP’s community approach has worked, and considers the challenge of…
Plastic Weight

Call for External Evaluation Team

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Call for External Evaluation Team – Project STOP Project STOP, co-founded by SYSTEMIQ and Borealis designs, implements and scales circular economy solutions to marine plastic pollution. Project STOP has been…

HP Inc. joins Project STOP

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Indonesia – 14 January 2020 – HP Inc. in Indonesia today announces its partnership with Project STOP, an initiative that creates circular waste management systems to reduce ocean plastic pollution.…

Project STOP wins 2019 ADIPEC award in Abu Dhabi

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Project STOP receives the Social Contribution and Local Content Project of the Year at ADIPEC.
Nova Chemicals

Borouge becomes a strategic partner of Project STOP

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We welcome Borouge as a new strategic partner to help us prevent ocean plastic leakage.
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Project STOP’s new city partnership in Jembrana regency

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Alliance to End Plastic Waste Joins Project STOP to Help Tackle Plastic Waste in the Environment in Indonesia.

Plastics Exec Reflects on Ocean Plastic Waste

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Todd Becker, Vice President of Sales at NOVA Chemicals, visited Indonesia to spend two days on-the-ground with Project STOP.

HuffPost Shines Spotlight on Project STOP

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Project STOP was prominently featured in an article on plastic waste pollution in the HuffPost.

Project STOP Bidding Announcement in Muncar

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Inviting any civil construction firm to bid for a project at Sumberberas Village, Muncar, Banyuwangi.

Schwarz Retail Group Supports Project STOP

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The Schwarz Retail Group (SRG) (Lidl, Kaufland, PreZero) is now supporting Project STOP as a technical partner.

Nestlé joins as new strategic partner

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Project STOP is pleased to welcome Nestlé as a new strategic partner to address marine litter in Indonesia.

Project STOP in 2018: Action on the front line

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2018 was a successful inaugural year for Project STOP in Indonesia. In April, with support from our partners, we launched our partnership in Muncar, to create a circular waste management…

Project STOP at Our Ocean 2018

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Borealis and SYSTEMIQ, together with their Project STOP partners, announce a scale-up commitment and next city partnerships to expand Project STOP at Our Ocean Conference 2018 in Bali, Indonesia.
Nova Chemicals

Nova Chemicals Joins Project STOP

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NOVA Chemicals announced a three-year investment in support of Project STOP of nearly $2 million (1.5 million EUR) to prevent plastic debris from reaching the ocean.
Plastic Wasteland

Plastic Wasteland: Asia’s Ocean Pollution Crisis

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Joi Danielson, Programme Director for Project STOP, was interviewed about the ocean plastics challenge in Asia, by Agence-France Presse, one of the top three global news agencies.
Our Ocean

Project “Stop” Announced at Our Ocean Conference

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At Our Ocean conference on 5-6 October 2017, Borealis announced Project STOP - a EUR 4 million initiative to accelerate waste management system improvements in Southeast Asia.
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