Imari is an analytical chemist, environmental engineer, and oceanographer. Her travels have influenced her concern for the future of clean accessible water and our growing islands of plastic pollution in the sea. Imari Walker completed her Bachelors in Marine Science at University of California, Berkeley and is a PhD candidate in Environmental Engineering at Duke University. Her research investigates the fate, occurrence, and transformation of plastic additives within water. To accomplish this she does analytical environmental chemistry AKA: forensic science on identifying plastic additives. Imari Walker produces entertaining, easy to understand Youtube Videos focused on plastic pollution, chemical exposure from consumer care products, and the environment.