EU moves to #BeatPlasticPollution

The Council of the EU this week adopted new rules to 'tackle the 10 most found plastic waste items on Europe’s beaches as well as fishing gear'. First proposed by the European Commission last year, the laws de...

Sailing team takes on plastic waste

The ‘Turn the Tide on Plastic' sailing team taking part in the Volvo Ocean Race is shining a light on the problem of plastic waste. Dee Caffari leads the team, which is backed by the UN Environment’s Clean S...

Countdown to Circular Ocean event

(ICELAND) In a little over a week Reykjavik will host the Circular Ocean conference. Innovative methods to combat the spiralling amounts of waste filling up the seas are urgently needed. And the upcoming ...