Investment needed to #SaveOurOceans

(USA) Circulate Capital was launched earlier this month to direct investment at innovation tackling the devastation being caused by plastics in the ocean. With the prospect that “by 2050 oceans could cont...

Accelerator targets sustainable oceans

A bitcoin donation valued at $1 million has been made to fund millennials developing innovative ideas for realising sustainable ocean ecosystems. The Pineapple Fund's 123.32 Bitcoin (BTC) payment to the Sust...

‘Help Turn the Tide on Plastic’

It is not too late to make some resolutions. The ‘Turn the Tide on Plastic’ sailing team, which is competing in the round-the-world Volvo Ocean Race, is calling on everyone to join them in tackling the scour...

Global team targets marine waste

A new international collaboration project to keep millions of pounds of plastics out of the seas has been launched. Dell and NGO, Lonely Whale, are spearheading the NextWave initiative - backed by UN Environ...

Catch up on oceans debate

Malta hosted the Our Ocean, An Ocean for Life conference this week. World leaders descended on the small European country to discuss and debate solutions to the various challenges faced by ocean ecosystems. ...

Keep plastics off the menu

(MALTA) The ‘Our Ocean, An Ocean for Life‘ conference is underway in Malta as world leaders gather to take forward plans to save the seas from devastation. A worrying prediction, which has been highlighte...

A sweet response to tackling waste

(UK) A breakthrough by scientists at Bath University could help in mitigating some of the environmental and financial devastation being caused by plastic waste. Last week's World Oceans Day was a moment t...

The oceans need us now

World Oceans Day took place on Thursday and shone a spotlight on the devastation being caused by plastic waste. And with one report finding - on current trajectory - that “by 2050 oceans could contain more p...