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Costas Velis, Chair of ISWA Task Force on Marine Litter, Speaks About Plastic Pollution on a BBC World Service Podcast

The episode of the BBC World Service Discovery podcast series titled ' Plastic Fantastic - The China Syndrome' investigates the current state of...

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Close Dumpsites to Mitigate Marine Litter!

Ms Gunilla Carlsson, Communication Co-ordinator at ISWA Task Force on Marine Litter, writes a blog about the next steps for ISWA Task Force on Marine...

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Dr Costas Velis Joins the Discussion Panel "Norwegian Solutions in a Sea of Plastic" at the Arendalsuka 2018

Dr Costas Velis joined the discussion panel on stage of the annual event organised by Arendalsuka, an independent initiative launched to contribute to...

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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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