Five projects turning marine debris into cool stuff

As I’ve mentioned in posts before, far too much plastic and other debris currently ends up in the oceans. It’s damaging to the marine environment in lots of ways, but hopefully you knew that already. There are lots of projects out there which are tackling the problem, by gathering plastic from the oceans and turning … More Five projects turning marine debris into cool stuff

Marine litter

I’ve sailed past tyres floating in the Solent, fished plastic bottles out of the sea and even had to swerve around a park bench floating in the estuary where I learnt to sail. Marine litter is everywhere: on beaches, near shore and even hundreds of kilometres offshore. You can hear from the round-the-world Volvo Ocean … More Marine litter