Max Liboiron is founder and director of Civic Laboratory for Environmental Action Research (CLEAR), an interdisciplinary plastic pollution laboratory whose methods foreground humility and good land relations, Liboiron has influenced national policy on both plastics and Indigenous research, invented technologies and protocols for community monitoring of plastics, and led the development of the interdisciplinary field of discard studies. Liboiron’s book, Pollution is Colonialism, will be released by Duke University Press in April 2021. Dr. Liboiron is an Associate Professor in Geography and is formerly the Associate Vice-President (Indigenous Research) at Memorial University. Email: mliboiron (at)

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    • Thanks, Clare. I just added a tab under resources to include “projects” such as SENSEable Lab’s Forage Tracking and TrashTrack. Let me know if there are any more that should go up!

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