Home / News / World Largest Recycled Plastic Sculpture monterey Bay Aquarium

World Largest Recycled Plastic Sculpture monterey Bay Aquarium

Largest recycled, plastic sculpture

A life-size whale sculpture, located at the Monterey Bay Aquarium in San Francisco, has been deemed the largest recycled plastic sculpture by Guinness World Records.

The sculpture, which was made to highlight the issue of ocean pollution and the amount of plastic that gets dumped into the sea, is made up of recycled materials such as plastic bottles, toys and milk jugs, among other items.

The whale has measurements of 84 feet, 11.6 inches long; 26 feet, 5.8 inches wide and reaches a height of 13 feet, 9.6 inches tall.

World Largest Recycled Plastic Sculpture monterey Bay Aquarium


Local artists Joel Dean Stockdill and Yustina Salnikova designed the whale and attempted to make it as life-like as possible. Guinness World Records released a video on YouTube of the whale’s construction and the process of using recycled plastic.

“Every nine minutes 300,000 pounds of plastic — the weight of a blue whale — makes its way into the ocean,55 an aquarium

spokesperson said. “To draw attention to this enormous problem, wre built this life-sized installation to get the word out and educate people. It allows people to interact with the sculpture and experience the issue to scale.

Check Also

Sindh Government Allow the Sale of Bhang on Shops

Sindh Government Allow the Sale of Bhang on Shops

The Sindh High Court (SHC) is hearing a petition demanding legalization of bhang – an …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *