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Posted: about 1 month ago

NOC’s new study finds 10 times more plastic in Atlantic

The mass of ‘invisible’ microplastics found in the upper waters of the Atlantic Ocean is approximate...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 9 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: 9 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

India Bans Single-Use Plastics on Ships in Its Waters

The list of banned single-use plastics would be expanded as from January 1, 2020. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

Report Links Ocean Plastic Waste to Chinese Merchant Ships

Bottles stranded on a remote South Atlantic Ocean island mostly originate from Asia. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

WSM Is Joining the Fight Against Plastics, Wants Vendors to Follow Suit

WSM will require its suppliers to demonstrate a viable plan to reduce plastic usage on their product...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

The Ocean Cleanup Tweaking Wilson to Prevent Plastic from Escaping

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

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

Ships to Be Fueled with Plastic at Amsterdam Port

The Port of Amsterdam to get a new factory that will be able to convert unrecyclable plastic into fu...

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

Norwegian Organizations Team Up to Register Plastic in Oceans

The Institute of Marine Research, shipowner Torvald Klaveness, Kongsberg and the Norwegian Shipowner...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Nor-Shipping: Tackling Ocean Pollution

As an estimated 5 trillion pieces of plastic garbage are currently polluting ocean habitats, the int...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Plastic Main Propellers Making Debut

Japanese classification society ClassNK and Nakashima Propeller Co., Ltd., have installed the world’...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

DNV, WWF to Focus on Plastic Debris in Oceans

DNV and WWF have announced ideas on how to develop a research concept vessel that can address the se...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

DNV: New Research Concept for Tracking Plastic Debris in the Ocean

DNV and WWF have announced ideas on how to develop a research concept vessel that can address the se...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

VIDEO: Concept for Cleaning the Oceans from Plastic Debris Presented

The high amount of plastic that floats freely in the oceans forming gyres, which endanger sea life, ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

VIDEO: Can the Oceans Clean Themselves from Plastic Debris?

The high amount of plastic that floats freely in the oceans forming gyres, which endanger sea life, ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Ecosse Subsea Unveils Plastic Reeled Elastic Pipelay System in UK

Ecosse Subsea Systems has this week unveiled a game-changing pipelay technology at Subsea UK 2013 in...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

littered with ‘Plastic Soup’

‘Plastic soup’, the name given to systems of plastic waste materials found in rotating o...

Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 9 years ago

Atlantis Plans to Create Artificial Reefs to Protect Local Marine Life and Corals (U.A.E)

  Atlantis, The Palm, is planning to create 25 to 30 artificial reefs from recycled plastic to ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 9 years ago