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Plastic boat on bluewater sail defying doubters

Plastiki, a vessel made entirely of plastic, including 12,000 recycled bottles, was built to showcase the world's garbage problem. It is the brainchild of banking heir and expedition leader David de Rothschild.

Three months and three weeks at sea, the boat has bobbed and weaved its way across well more than 6,000 miles of open ocean on its way Down Under.

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