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Posted: 5 months ago

OVI: Over 100 tons of plastics recovered in largest-ever open ocean cleanup

Ocean Voyages Institute has set a new record with the largest at sea cleanup in the Gyre to date. ...

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  • Environment
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

The Ocean Cleanup Brings First Catch of Plastic to Shore, Unveils New Project

The Ocean Cleanup has brought the first batch of ocean plastic to shore. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

The Ocean Cleanup Marks Success in Great Pacific Garbage Patch

The Ocean Cleanup recently said that its System 001/B is successfully capturing and collecting plast...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

The Ocean Cleanup to Start Designing Its Next System

The move follows the successful deployment of System 001/B, which captured microplastics as small as...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Ocean Cleanup Tweaks, Redeploys Plastics Collecting System

The Ocean Cleanup’s CEO said that the upgraded screen with supersized cork line was on its way...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Ocean Cleanup Redeploys Its Plastics Collecting System

The Ocean Cleanup has sent the upgraded System 001/B back to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Ocean Cleanup to Redeploy Its System in June

The Ocean Cleanup’s plastics collecting system is set to be redeployed in June after undergoin...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Ocean Cleanup’s System to Return to Port after End Section Fracture

An 18-meter end section of the Ocean Cleanup’s System 001, broke off. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

The Ocean Cleanup Tweaking Wilson to Prevent Plastic from Escaping

Initial observations find that plastic sporadically exits the System 001, dubbed Wilson. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Cleanup Arrives at Great Pacific Garbage Patch

A pioneering project of collecting plastics from the ocean is hours away from kicking off. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Ocean Cleanup Puts Its System to Final Tests

The Ocean Cleanup’s System 001 starts the Pacific Trials. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

World’s 1st Ocean Cleanup System Launched

The Ocean Cleanup launched the world’s first ocean cleanup system from San Francisco on September 8....

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

The Ocean Cleanup: Countdown Begins

On September 8, The Ocean Cleanup foundation will launch the world’s first ocean cleanup system. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Video: Snake-Like Ocean Cleanup System Aces Tow Test

The final 600-meter system will be towed for a final test before being deployed out to the Great Pac...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

The Ocean Cleanup: Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Rapidly Growing

The Ocean Cleanup: Great Pacific Garbage Patch contains as much as sixteen times more plastic than p...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

The Ocean Cleanup to Start Pacific Cleanup in 2018

The Ocean Cleanup intends to start extracting plastic from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch within th...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

The Ocean Cleanup: Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is a Ticking Time Bomb

Scientists and volunteers at the Ocean Cleanup have concluded the so-called ”Mega Expedition&#...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

The Ocean Cleanup: Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is a Ticking Time Bomb

Scientists and volunteers at the Ocean Cleanup have concluded the so-called ”Mega Expedition&#...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

First Ocean Plastic Garbage Collector to Be Deployed in 2016

The world’s first system to passively clean up plastic pollution from the world’s oceans is to be de...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Teenager Provides Ocean Garbage Patch Solution

By deploying the proposed system for ten years, almost half of the plastic within the Great Pacific ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago