‘System 001’ Back In Ocean Waters to Collect Trillions of Plastic Particles

The Ocean Cleanup has relaunched System 001 back into the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, located half way between Hawaii and California. This is the most concentrated area for ocean plastic and debris anywhere on the planet, home to more than one trillion particles weighing nearly 80,000 metric tons. The team created ‘System 001’ tasked with […]

Ambitious Plans to Remove Trillions of Plastic Particles from the Open Ocean

There are trillions of plastic particles floating amongst marine life right now, and a disturbing amount of that trash can be found in the Great Pacific Garbage Patch of the North Pacific gyre. This massive, plastic dense area forms from four clashing ocean currents creating a vortex spanning from Japan to California. Estimates suggest over […]

Autonomous Solar and Wind Powered Boats Will Soon Patrol Our Oceans

Solar and wind powered self driving boats Provide a constant stream of unprecedented live data about our oceans temperatures, sea level, currents, etc Monitor for oil spills and research migrating animals Map waters to dangerous for manned boats while monitoring for illegal fisherman removing a traditional offshore research vessel from the ocean for 7 days […]

How Clean tech Startups are Making Water More Available

Providing up to 6 months of fresh drinking water to villages with every purchase Map displaying local shops offering free water refill stations inside. An unsustainable 1 million plastic bottles are purchased every minute More than 200 BILLION plastic bottles have been used so far this year Being mindful of our environmental impact while supporting […]

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