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    Circular Ocean October 2016 Newsletter

    Published: Monday, October 17, 2016

    Catch up on the latest news from Circular Ocean. Please click here or on the image below to view the newsletter.  ...[]

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    Circular Ocean Wins Prestigious EU Award

    Published: Friday, October 14, 2016

    Circular Ocean has been announced the winner of the inaugural Public Choice Award at the European Commission’s RegioStars 2016 Awards.  The awards ceremony took place on Tuesday 11th October, durin...[]

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    Circular Ocean September 2016 Newsletter

    Published: Friday, October 7, 2016

    Catch up on the latest news from Circular Ocean. Please click here or on the image below to view the newsletter....[]

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    Scottish Clean up at Scapa Flow

    Published: Thursday, October 6, 2016

    SPECIALIST divers cleared lost lobster pots, fishing nets and rope from Scapa Flow, Scotland in a move to make the seabed safer for marine life and divers. Scapa Flow is one of the world’s largest n...[]

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    An Aerial Survey of Great Pacific Garbage Patch

    Published: Thursday, October 6, 2016

    An aerial survey of the great pacific garbage patch (a wind-driven, swirling gyre of flotsam in the Northern Pacific Ocean) has revealed that the density of rubbish in the heart of the garbage patch i...[]

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    Plasticity Forum Features Aquafil and Interface

    Published: Thursday, October 6, 2016

    The September 2016 Plasticity Forum was held 21 September in London as part of the London Design Festival. The event featured many speakers including Giulio Bonazzi, chairman and CEO of Italy’s A...[]

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    Circular Ocean finalist in Irish Web Awards 2016!

    Published: Tuesday, September 27, 2016

      We are delighted to announce that the www.circularocean.eu website is a finalist in the Realex Payments Irish Web Awards 2016! The website is a finalist in the Science & Technology category...[]

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    Norwegian Conference Investigates New Green Enterprise Ideas from Discarded Fishing Nets and Rope

    Published: Tuesday, September 20, 2016

    An international conference focused on developing a circular economy for fishing nets and ropes in the Northern Periphery and Arctic Region (NPA) took place in Ålesund, Norway on the 1st and 2nd of ...[]

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    Closing the loop – An EU action plan for the Circular Economy

    Published: Wednesday, September 7, 2016

    The European Commission recently adopted an ambitious Circular Economy Package, which includes revised legislative proposals on waste to stimulate Europe’s transition towards a circular econom...[]

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