Baby Steps Key for Autonomous Ecosystem

autonomous shipping

Riku-Pekka Hägg explains what is needed to create an autonomous ecosystem.

Ocean Cleanup Tweaking Wilson to Stop Plastic from Escaping

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

read more →

Ocean Cleanup Arrives at Great Pacific Garbage Patch

ocean cleanup

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

read more →

Ocean Cleanup Gets the 'Go Ahead' to Proceed to GPGP

The Ocean Cleanup

The Ocean Cleanup has received the green light to proceed to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

read more →

Ocean Cleanup Puts Its System to Final Tests

ocean cleanup

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

read more →

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.

read more →

The Ocean Cleanup: Countdown Begins

The Ocean Cleanup

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

read more →

Maersk AHTS to Install First Offshore Cleaning System

The Ocean Cleanup

Maersk is providing support to The Ocean Cleanup by installing a pilot clean-up system in the Pacific.

read more →

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.

read more →

Video: Scale Model Tests of The Ocean Cleanup System

The Ocean Cleanup has conducted new scale model tests of its system. 

read more →

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.

read more →

Infographic: The Ocean Cleanup Is Set into Motion

This coming May, the first Ocean Cleanup system will be deployed in the Great Pacific Ocean to collect plastic.

read more →

The Ocean Cleanup to Assemble 1st System in Alameda

The Ocean Cleanup and the City of Alameda have signed a lease agreement for Alameda Point.

read more →

Gallery: The Ocean Cleanup Deploys 2nd Test Segment

Dutch foundation The Ocean Cleanup has taken a further step toward the deployment of its first North Sea cleanup ...

read more →

Video: The Ocean Cleanup Tests New North Sea Prototype

Dutch foundation The Ocean Cleanup installed the first test segment of the new North Sea prototype, dubbed Boomy ...

read more →

The Ocean Cleanup Gets Help in Cleaning the World's Oceans

Dutch foundation The Ocean Cleanup has received a helping hand from AkzoNobel in its aim to completely remove ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

The Ocean Cleanup Gets Funds to Start Pacific Cleanup Trials

The Ocean Cleanup, the Dutch foundation developing advanced technologies to rid the oceans of plastic, informed it ...

read more →

Ocean Cleanup Prototype Ready for North Sea Trials

Dutch dredging and maritime company Boskalis is to transport and install the world’s first ocean cleanup ...

read more →

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 ...

read more →

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, ...

read more →