Field Notes

Double Your Donation Power to Make a Difference in the Maui Strong Relief Effort
Double Your Donation Power to Make a Difference in the Maui Strong Relief Effort
Double your donation to the Maui Strong relief effort   The road ahead is long for those affected by the Maui fires. Even after the story disappears from the headlines, the affected individuals will continue to require support. Fortunately, there are multiple ways to ensure that your donations make a real...
Chris Mauro • Aug 14, 2023
Come Harness the Momentum of A New Earth Project
Come Harness the Momentum of A New Earth Project
Just over a year ago, an unlikely congregation of surfers and packaging industry insiders sparked a conversation about plastic pollution on the North Shore of Oahu. Little did they know that this dialogue would morph into a groundbreaking project aimed at solving the world's pollution problems - A New Earth...
Chris Mauro • Jul 28, 2023
Spearheading Ocean Sustainability: The Riffe International and A New Earth Project Alliance
Spearheading Ocean Sustainability: The Riffe International and A New Earth Project Alliance
Our passion for the ocean runs incredibly deep at A New Earth Project. After all, the driving force behind our entire movement is the mission to keep our oceans clean and healthy. You could say it's our North Star. That's why it's been a tremendous honor to collaborate with the...
Chris Mauro • Jul 17, 2023
Wes Carter on Steering the Course of SB-54 and Tackling Plastic Pollution Head-On
Wes Carter on Steering the Course of SB-54 and Tackling Plastic Pollution Head-On
As founder of A New Earth Project and president of Atlantic Packaging, Wes Carter stands on the front line in the battle against plastic pollution. In fact, his dedication is such that the state of California recently appointed Wes as a member of its new advisory board for SB-54. This...
Chris Mauro • Jul 06, 2023
Getting a Fresh Look at the Race to Save Our World from Waste-Mageddon
Getting a Fresh Look at the Race to Save Our World from Waste-Mageddon
Ah, waste management - the unglamorous underbelly of civilization, the unspoken, unsung hero of our modern existence. Without it, we'd be up to our eyeballs in the horrific byproduct of our consumerist lifestyles. But here's the rub: while you might be reveling in the luxury of having your trash whisked...
Chris Mauro • Jun 26, 2023
A New Earth Project Heads to Victoria, Canada, to Celebrate The Ocean Cleanup's Latest Major Milestone
A New Earth Project Heads to Victoria, Canada, to Celebrate The Ocean Cleanup's Latest Major Milestone
After two years of collecting massive amounts of waste in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, The Ocean Cleanup team is preparing to launch its full-scale catchment system, System 03, later this summer. The long-awaited introduction of System 03 is a massive milestone, as it is the rigorously tested model that...
Chris Mauro • Jun 19, 2023