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Dr Costas Velis featured in a ZDF documentary about plastic waste

Dr Costas Velis, Chair of ISWA Marine Task Force, was invited last year to contribute to a documentary realised by the German network Zweites...

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ISWA Marine Task Force Report Now Available in Portuguese

The ground-breaking report on preventing marine litter published by ISWA Marine Task Force last year has been translated to Portuguese and presented...

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ISWA Announces Cooperation with Brazilian Municipality to Beat Marine Litter

Santos will be the first city in South America to participate in an international initiative for the development of waste management solutions with...

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Dr Costas Velis, Chair of ISWA Task Force on Marine Litter, speaks at Development Finance Forum 2017

The Development Finance Forum is the annual flagship event of KfW Development Bank, which each year deals with a current and pressing issue of...

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Press Release: Upstream solutions for ocean pollution

New report details the importance of capturing litter upstream before it becomes unmanageable ocean pollution.

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Press Release: On World Ocean Day 2017, ISWA Announces a New Marine Litter Task Force

Today is #WorldOceanDay and ISWA is delighted to announce its intention to play a major role in the urgent microplastic emergency threatening our...

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Marine Litter is a change driver for the technology of plastics

Marine litter is not just an environmental problem and an economic burden - it is also a change driver, especially for the technology of plastics.

 

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Waste management and the Sustainable Development goals

In 2017 ISWA produced a film about it's engagement to the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development goals.

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ISWA present at the Ocean Conference in New York

The high-level United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans,...

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