“Individually we are one drop. Together we are an ocean”

Ryunosuke Satoro

Academic and Research Partners

University of Portsmouth

We are working alongside the University of Portsmouth in order to maximise the benefits that can be obtained from our research programmes. They are supporting our work across various departments.

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

An internationally acclaimed institution, CPUT is the only university of technology in the Western Cape and is the largest university in the region with an enrolment of more than 30 000 students. They have introduced our microplastic research project into their marine science programme.

Operation Wallacea

Operation Wallacea are a biological and conservation management research organisation operating around the world. They are going to be introducing our Big Microplastic Survey project to their coastal programmes in 2019.

Cochin University of Science and Technology

Cochin University of Science and Technology is a government-owned autonomous science and technology university in Kochi, Kerala, India. We are looking forward to working with them on projects in the future including our Big Microplastic Survey programme.

Business Partners

Daylight Energy

The two largest threats to the natural environment are climate change and loss of biodiversity, and with water covering over 70% of the earth’s surface, more research, education and protection of ocean biodiversity for future generations is essential. The Daylight Energy team strongly believe in the important work that Just One Ocean are doing and are thrilled to be able to support their work.

Aurora Jewellery

Aurora Jewellery is bringing exclusive charms featuring traditional designs with a modern twist. Their Sea Turtle charm is on a very special mission to raise awareness about the pollution of our environment, specifically the waste in the ocean

Triton Scuba

Triton Scuba is a diving training organisation based in the UK. They are passionate about the oceans and preserving the ocean’s ecosystems for future generations.  Triton Scuba are proud to be providing financial support to Just One Ocean to go towards scientific research projects.


Since 1978, MagnaColours® have pioneered environmentally sustainable water-based screen-printing inks which have minimal impact on the environment.  MagnaColours® partnered with Just One Ocean to make an even greater difference and help raise awareness of global ocean pollution and the impact of unsustainable manufacturing processes and products from the textile industry.

Charity Partners

Sea Changers

The Sea Changers vision is to create a world where the seas and shores are clean and healthy and marine species are protected.  Their goal is to enable grassroots, community-led marine conservation to happen all around the UK’s shores and coasts by providing the funds they need to put their plans in to action.

Plastic Soup Foundation

The mission of Plastic Soup Foundation is: ‘No plastic waste in our water!’  We do not take plastic out of the water; instead, we want to put an end to the increasing amount of plastic polluting the ocean by tackling the issue at its sources.

Plastic Oceans

Plastic Oceans was the founding organisation established in 2009. The team spent several years producing the groundbreaking film ‘A Plastic Ocean’. Their mission is to change attitudes towards plastic pollution within a generation.

Chichester Harbour Conservancy

Chichester Harbour is of national and international importance for landscape and nature conservation and is a special place for wildlife.  The Harbour is protected by several designations. These are at an international, European and national level, in recognition of its significance for wildlife and habitats