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    Fishing Nets, Oil Spills and Microplastics in Oulu

    Published: Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    Circular Ocean travelled north to the city of Oulu in Finland last week to join forces with fellow NPA project “APP4SEA”, hosting a joint event at the University of Oulu on November 9th. The semin...[]

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    Port Related Feasibility Study Published

    Published: Tuesday, November 14, 2017

    Recent research completed by the Circular Ocean project partners in Greenland, Ireland, Norway and Scotland, has shown a fragmented picture of the issues surrounding waste nets and ropes (FNR’s)...[]

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    Irish Waste Management Conference

    Published: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    Date:   28th November 2017

    Location:   Kildare, Ireland

    Circular Ocean will exhibit at the Irish waste industry’s premier education, networking and solutions event, taking place in Carton House Hotel in Co. Kildare on Tuesday, November 28th. Come along ...[]

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    Science for Sustainability

    Published: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    Date:   13th - 18th November 2017

    Location:   Cork, Ireland

    We all want to live guilt free, but making big lifestyle changes can be difficult. Sustainability should be about creating opportunities, not about limiting possibilities. Four researchers from Univer...[]

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    EU Atlantic Projects Awards Nominees!

    Published: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    Circular Ocean has been nominated as a candidate for the 2nd Atlantic Project Awards, due to take place as part of the 4th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference on November 8th, 2017 at the Unive...[]

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    Maritime Challenges of the 21st Century

    Published: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    Date:   9th November 2017

    Location:   Oulu, Finland

    Circular Ocean will join forces with fellow NPA project APP4SEA in an innovative seminar putting marine pollution under the spotlight.  APP4SEA works to contribute to marine oil spill response prepar...[]

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    Reuse Republic Cork

    Published: Tuesday, October 24, 2017

    On October 23rd, Circular Ocean partners “Maroom E” were invited to take part in the inaugural “Reuse Republic”, the first event of its kind to be held in Cork, Ireland. A coll...[]

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    Building Green Copenhagen

    Published: Tuesday, October 24, 2017

    Date:   1st & 2nd November 2017

    Location:   Copenhagen, Denmark

    Building Green is the place to be if you have an interest in sustainable products, thoughts and solutions in the construction/building industry. Building Green is a growing event in Scandinavia which ...[]

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    WEBINAR: PRODUCT CIRCULARITY & ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES OF FISHING NETS

    Published: Friday, October 6, 2017

    Circular economies aim to minimise resource inputs, emissions and energy leakage by designing long-lasting products; maintaining, repairing, and reusing them; and recycling them at the end of their us...[]

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