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Preventing Marine Litter: Global Priorities Webinar - Recording Available

Last month Dr Costas Velis, the Chair of the ISWA Task Force on Marine Litter, presented at the webinar created under ISWA and ne Waste Wise knowledge...

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Dr Costas Velis presenting at Society for the Environment Annual Awards and Lectures on World Environment Day

Dr Velis will be discussing the ISWA Marine Litter Task Force work on plastic marine litter and beyond, a topic aligned with the World Environment Day...

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Single-use Plastics: New EU Rules to Reduce Marine Litter

With the amount of harmful plastic litter in oceans and seas growing ever greater, the European Commission is proposing new EU-wide rules to target...

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Webinar: Preventing Marine Litter - Global Priorities / May 9, 2018 @ 2:30 pm – 3:15 pm UTC

Costas Velis, the Chair of the ISWA Task Force on Marine Litter, will talk about the topical Marine Litter issue, and our global priorities based on...

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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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