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The first large-scale operation to scoop waste plastic from the Pacific Ocean has set off from San Francisco. Read more
the ocean cleanup, a non-profit organisation based in the netherlands, officially launches its beta cleanup system into the ocean on saturday. The post the ocean cleanup launches it’s giant pac-man into the sea this weekend appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
united plastic nation is a self-sufficient structure that grows both vertically and horizontally using plastic waste. The post freischärler’s ever-growing floating city is built from recycled ocean plastic appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Following more than five years of development, the moment of truth is fast arriving for the Ocean Cleanup Project. Team members added the finishing touches to their very first trash-catching system over the weekend, with less than a week to go until it is towed out towards the Great Pacific Garbage Patch... Continue Reading Ocean Cleanup system completed and ready to be towed out to sea C
Spanish football club Real Madrid has a new kit made from recycled plastic, created by Adidas and environmental organisation Parley for the Oceans. Read more
dip, collect, wring and reuse; oleo sponge is a patent-pending technology that, now successfully tested, cleans oil spills from ocean water. The post oleo sponge successfully cleans ocean oil spills off californian coast appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
sydney artists georgia hill and elliott routledge collaborated with MOMO to install the large-scale mural, with photographer callie marshall documenting the progress. The post a bold multicolor mural you can see from the australian ocean, by MOMO appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the giant 'pac-man' system consists of a 600-meter-long floating tube that sits at the surface of the water, with a tapered 3-meter-deep skirt attached below to catch plastic waste. The post ocean cleanup designs giant pac-man system to gobble up world’s plastic waste problem appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The Ocean Cleanup's trash-collecting barriers have been through a number of iterations since their conception around five years ago. The latest, and the final version that will be towed out to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch later in the year, cleverly harnesses the power of wind and surface waves to autonomously sweep through the area, gathering up plastic waste as it goes. .. Continue Re
The new footwear collection from Spanish fashion brand Ecoalf is made from recycled waste found in oceans and rivers. Read more is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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