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  • Press Releases

    Circular Ocean Launches SME Support

    Published: Tuesday, December 5, 2017

    Circular Ocean has announced free consultancy for start-ups and small/medium-sized companies (SMEs) to support the development of eco-innovative products, technologies and services derived from waste ...[]

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  • Events

    FREE Eco-innovation Webinar

    Published: Tuesday, December 5, 2017

    Date:   19th December 2017

    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 Innova...[]

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  • Press Releases

    Circular Ocean Sets Sail with Volvo Ocean Race

    Published: Friday, November 24, 2017

    The Circular Ocean project has been invited to partake in the 2017/2018 Volvo Ocean Race, in the form of an exhibit signifying the prevalence of plastic pollution in our oceans, while seeking to inspi...[]

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  • News

    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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  • News

    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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  • Events

    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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  • News

    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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  • News

    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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  • Events

    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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