In this interactive online seminar series, we take a closer look at the wicked problem of plastic pollution and microplastics. Our speakers are experts in plastic pollution and have diverse backgrounds in academia, policy making, civil society and beyond. They provide unique perspectives on the causes and impacts of the problem and discuss solutions.
About the speaker:
Kristine M. Berg works with upstream solutions to the issues of litter and ocean plastic. She works as Circular Economy Advisor at TOMRA, which is the leading provider of technology-led solutions that optimize resource recovery in the food, recycling and mining industries. She has degrees in Political Science and Industrial Ecology from NTNU, and has twice sailed with all-female crews onboard eXXpedition, researching marine litter and microplastics in some of the most remote places on the planet – including The Great Pacific Garbage Patch.