Post Profile






Great Pacific Garbage Patch more awash with waste than expected

The Ocean Cleanup is due to begin clearing up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in 2020. To get a better idea of what will be required, the Dutch foundation last year went for a close up look. It's now begun sizing up the task from the air and initial findings are that it's worse than originally thought... Continue Reading Great Pacific Garbage Patch more awash with waste than expected Categ
read more

share

Related Posts


Recycled Island: A Colorful Paradise Made From Garbage [Island]

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The resourceful Dutch want to turn the Pacific Garbage Patch into a tropical destination. The idea is to recycle the plastic waste floating in our oceans into building materials for an habitable, self-sustaining island. More »

Oceans of waste

News : Daily Chart

THE oceans are awash with plastic. It is most visible in the huge rotating ocean currents, or gyres, such as the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch" off the coast of California where tonnes of debris float in an area the size of Texas. Bu...

Ocean-friendly Seabin sucks up surrounding sea trash

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag

The mounting plastic waste in the world's oceans has been the subject of of some pretty bold environmental undertakings, perhaps none more so than the Ocean Cleanup Project aiming to eradicate the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. The Se...

Ocean Cleanup project completes Great Pacific Garbage Patch research expedition

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag

In May, the Ocean Cleanup project announced that its first deployment would be delivered in the Korea Strait next year. That will pave the way for its ultimate goal of cleaning up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. With that in mind, ...

Here's how you size up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch from above

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag

If you plan on scooping up a pile of ocean trash twice the size of Texas, it certainly helps if you can lay eyes on it first. The Ocean Cleanup project did just that when it ventured into the Great Pacific Garbage Patch with 30 rese...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC