As an official partner of the expedition "Plastiki", IWC Schaffhausen celebrated the success of the mission: the Ingenieur Automatic Mission Earth Edition "Plastiki" - a special limited edition of the Ingenieur watch family - the Schaffhausen-based manufacturer seals the commitment of ' Englishman David de Rothschild and his crew, who in 2010 crossed the Pacific in the name of environmental protection with the pioneering and exclusive catamaran "Plastiki".
Shipping "Plastiki" wrote an important chapter in the history of ecology, when the catamaran, made of 12,500 recycled plastic bottles for a total weight of 12 tons, sailed from San Francisco to Sydney. His goal was to attract public attention on the situation of the seas and, above all, the enormous amount of plastic that invade the waters. Catching everyone by surprise and proving inexhaustible source of ideas, David de Rothschild, independent thinker and a pioneer of environmental protection for passion, and his team have given substance to the vision of a society that intends the garbage as a resource. As an official partner of the Swiss watch manufacture IWC Schaffhausen backed the adventure that drew attention to pollution of our seas, caused by the huge amount of plastic waste. This partnership is now celebrated with the new Ingenieur Automatic Mission Earth Edition "Plastiki", Reference 3236, produced in a limited edition of 1,000 pieces.
Case material: Steel
LIMITED 1000 PIECES WORLDWIDE
STATE: Excellent Condition
Watch complete with box and warranty. 1 year warranty Ferrari Luca Gioielli
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