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Combating plastic waste in Indonesia

Combating plastic waste in Indonesia

DFKI submitted a project to combat plastic waste in Indonesia, which was successfully funded by the World Bank. The plastic waste survey project in Indonesia is being currently implemented with the Indonesian local partner Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB)....

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Marine Litter Collection Campaign “On The Field“

Marine Litter Collection Campaign “On The Field“

CNR-ISMAR organised the Marine Litter Collection Campaign "On The Field“ using the Seacleaner Protocol. Marine litter monitoring was performed on the beach, and the material collected was cataloged and counted. Students used several items of the collected marine...

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HCMR – IMBBC has visited a kindergarten to present on the impact of plastics

HCMR – IMBBC has visited a kindergarten to present on the impact of plastics

The Hellenic Centre for Marine Research – IMBBC has visited the kindergarten school kids of the Elia village (Crete, Greece) on 14th of January 2022 and performed a presentation, during which the value of the marine environment and the impact of plastic litter and microplastics were presented. The kids took the role of young journalists and asked questions related to the marine environment and its problems to the HCMR scientists.

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Training of cruise companies CS coordinators

Training of cruise companies CS coordinators

NIVA trained the citizen science coordinators of the vessel Viking Octantis during 15-20th of December 2021 at NIVA and on-site of the Octantis. The micro-NIR scanner, the usage of the manta trawl and the operation of NIVAs FerryBox including the microplastic sampling...

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WHO’S WHO IN NAUTILOS

WHO’S WHO IN NAUTILOS

Meet our WP4 Leader!Name: Malardé Damien Institution: Nke Instrumentation, in Hennebont, France My role in Nautilos: I lead Work Packages 4, and also act as a partner on Work Packages 1 to 10; the leadership role on Work Package 4 is very demanding as we develop...

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Nautilos joins Sail and Explore Association Expedition

Nautilos joins Sail and Explore Association Expedition

The Sail & Explore Association has established a collaboration with Nautilos for organising an expedition to explore  the occurrence and impact of microplastics in the Aegean Sea. In the framework of the WP12 Synergies of the NAUTILOS project, the Institute of...

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