Plastic In Oceans

Defense removing waste from Sydney Harbour

New Australian technology is helping clean up Sydney Harbor and shows how we can remove more plastic and other pollution from our waterways. Trials of Seabin’s new Smart technology at Sydney Harbor Defense sites have removed 6,000 pounds of plastic, fuel and cleaning supplies from Sydney Harbor over the past …

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Letters to the Editor Wednesday January 12 – The Daily Gazette

Diversity bodes well in SchenectadyAt last, Schenectady public life is permeated with diversity, justice and inclusion.The Schenectady City Council and Education Committee are no longer wholly or almost entirely white. The seven-member city council has a colored majority, three blacks and one Guyanese. For the first time, its President is …

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Yamaha Rightwaters Program recycles 10,000 pounds of plastic

KENNESAW, Georgia – Yamaha Rightwaters’ plastics recycling program recycled more than 10,000 pounds of polyethylene and polypropylene sheet plastics into base materials in 2021, demonstrating a pilot that the Sustainability Initiative aims to expand in 2022 and continues to work with Nexus® from Atlanta, Georgia and Tommy Nobis Enterprises® of …

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Climate Science: Greenwashing? What does this have to do with climate change? | opinion

No, this is not an article about the local laundromat or specialty detergents that work magic on soiled items. This is about the attempt by some companies to spend millions of dollars on advertising in order to convey a “clean” and responsible image. This takes various forms. It does so …

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Learn about the role of the Maui Ocean Center as a public aquarium during the free Zoom presentation

Tapani Vuori, general manager of the Maui Ocean Center and founder and president of the Maui Ocean Center Marine Institute, will be the guest of the Maui Nui Marine Resource Council’s monthly speaker series. Courtesy photo: MOC In January, the Maui Nui Marine Resource Council’s monthly Know Your Ocean Speaker …

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Schneider Electric introduces home energy solutions made from recycled marine plastic

Keter Environmental Services, a full service recycling and disposal company based in Stamford, Connecticut Santiago Perez as CEO. Perez replaces Steven Schlüssel, who founded Keter in 2011 and was the company’s President and CEO until 2021. Key will retain his seat on Keter’s board of directors and continue to serve …

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It’s 2022 … if it’s not recyclable then why is it?

Later in life, but before he died at the age of 87, the famous French explorer, naturalist, and oceanographer Jacques Cousteau, a man not known for mixing metaphors in public, once said: “Water and air, the two essential fluids on which all life depends have become global trash cans. ”He …

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Rising oceans

Our oceans are in trouble and this sea / sun is not a time to be shellfish about how we react. You could say abalone, but I still believe to receive the beach. It’s time to give something back to the ocean. When I talk to marine scientists and look …

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SeaClear project: Robots collect underwater litter

The SeaClear project aims to use robots to remove plastic waste from the sea floor. Most of the non-rotting waste that is dumped into the oceans now lies on the ocean floor, the amount of which is estimated at 26 to 66 million tons. However, many cleaning actions focus on …

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Help turn the tide for assistance from Business Gateway

Ally Mitchell, founder of Ocean Plastic Pots Ocean Plastic Pots was founded in January 2021 by former North Sea saturation diver Ally Mitchell and is the first company in the world to sell plant pots made from disused or discarded fishing gear and plastic fish boxes. Ally, based in East …

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