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    Circular Ocean Innovation Competition 2018

    Published: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

      The award winning transnational European Circular Ocean project has today launched a global “Innovation Competition”, designed to engage creative and technical communities to provide radica...[]

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    Course Materials for Sustainability Educators

    Published: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

    The team at the prestigious Volvo Ocean Race have launched free resource materials for educators seeking to inspire future generations to reduce their plastic footprint and protect our oceans from the...[]

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    FREE Business Advice

    Published: Tuesday, April 10, 2018

    Date:   14th May 2018

    Location:   ONLINE

    Have you considered creating new products or business opportunities from fishing nets, ropes or components?   Join Circular Ocean partner Martin Charter, Professor of Innovation & Sustainabil...[]

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    FREE Eco-innovation Webinar

    Published: Friday, March 16, 2018

    Date:   9th April 2018

    Location:   ONLINE

    Have you considered creating new products or business opportunities from fishing nets, ropes or components?   Join Circular Ocean partner Martin Charter, Professor of Innovation & Sustainabil...[]

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    Circular Ocean Conference – Norway 2018

    Published: Tuesday, March 6, 2018

    Date:   18th & 19th April 2018

    Location:   The Waterfront Quality Hotel & The Norwegian Maritime Competence Centre, Ålesund, Norway

      The Circular Ocean team are pleased to announce their next public event will take place in Ålesund, Norway on April 18th & 19th 2018. The two day conference will encompass topics surroundi...[]

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    Free Small Business Webinar

    Published: Tuesday, March 6, 2018

    Date:   12th March 2018

    Location:   ONLINE

    Have you considered creating new products or business opportunities from fishing nets, ropes or components?   Join Circular Ocean partner Martin Charter, Professor of Innovation & Sustainabil...[]

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    A review of products created from fishing nets and ropes

    Published: Monday, February 12, 2018

    Fishing gear presents a growing waste management challenge and when managed poorly, contributes to the accumulation of detrimental waste plastics in our marine environments. This research study search...[]

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    Free Eco-Innovation Webinar

    Published: Wednesday, January 31, 2018

    Date:   12th February 2018

    Location:   ONLINE

    Are you interested in transforming used fishing nets, ropes and components (FNRC’s) into new business opportunities? Join Circular Ocean partner Martin Charter, Professor of Innovation & Sus...[]

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    Circular Ocean launches Eco-Innovation Guide

    Published: Wednesday, January 31, 2018

    Ocean waste is not a new problem. What is new is the awareness and willingness from people, politicians and companies to address the challenge and take action to solve it. This positive attitude towar...[]

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