MARIN assists The Ocean Cleanup by testing its pioneering barrier
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 118
DateAug 19, 2016
Reading time6 minutes
The Dutch foundation The Ocean Cleanup is developing technologies to extract plastic debris from the oceans and currently, the organisation is designing a barrier that will concentrate and extract the plastic from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
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