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Ocean Cleanup to Redeploy Its System in June

The Ocean Cleanup, System 001

The Ocean Cleanup's plastics collecting system is set to be redeployed in June after undergoing upgrades.

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Wilson to Return to Port after End Section Fracture

Ocean Cleanup

An 18-meter end section of the Ocean Cleanup's System 001, broke off.

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Ocean Cleanup Tweaking Wilson to Stop Plastic from Escaping

Initial observations find that plastic sporadically exits the System 001, dubbed Wilson.

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Ocean Cleanup Arrives at Great Pacific Garbage Patch

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A pioneering project of collecting plastics from the ocean is hours away from kicking off.

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Ocean Cleanup Puts Its System to Final Tests

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The Ocean Cleanup's System 001 starts the Pacific Trials.

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World's 1st Ocean Cleanup System Launched

The Ocean Cleanup

The Ocean Cleanup launched the world’s first ocean cleanup system from San Francisco on September 8.

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The Ocean Cleanup: Countdown Begins

The Ocean Cleanup

On September 8, The Ocean Cleanup foundation will launch the world’s first ocean cleanup system.

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Video: Snake-Like Ocean Cleanup System Aces Tow Test

Computer rendering of a cleanup system floater

The final 600-meter system will be towed for a final test before being deployed out to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

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Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Rapidly Growing

The Ocean Cleanup: Great Pacific Garbage Patch contains as much as sixteen times more plastic than previously estimated.

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The Ocean Cleanup to Start Pacific Cleanup in 2018

The Ocean Cleanup intends to start extracting plastic from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch within the next 12 ...

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Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is a Ticking Time Bomb

Scientists and volunteers at the Ocean Cleanup have concluded the so-called ”Mega Expedition” aimed at ...

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First Ocean Plastic Garbage Collector to Be Deployed in 2016

First Ocean Plastic Garbage Collector to Be Deployed in 2016

The world’s first system to passively clean up plastic pollution from the world’s oceans is to be deployed in 2016, ...

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Teenager Provides Ocean Garbage Patch Solution

By deploying the proposed system for ten years, almost half of the plastic within the Great Pacific Garbage Patch ...

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