• A JOURNEY FROM WASTE TO WEAR

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  • UPCOMING GHOST NET REMOVAL ACTION IN GREECE

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  • SUCCESSFUL DIVING TRIP AT THE NORTH SEA WITH ZEESTER

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  • 550 SCHOOL CHILDREN WERE LEARNING ABOUT MARINE PROTECTION WHILE HAVING FUN

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  • VIDEO: GHOST NET REMOVAL MISSION IN MALTA, OCTOBER 2017

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NGO

Marine Protection

Action against waste fishing nets

Our non-profit activities include the recovery of fishing nets by volunteer divers and their storage in special facilities, in addition to educational and prevention programs.

Regeneration

Regeneration

From fishing nets to yarn

This part of Healthy Seas involves the transformation of fishing nets and other waste into regenerated ECONYL® nylon yarn.

Products

Products

New sustainable textiles

In the final step beautiful and sustainable textile products are created. They continue to tell the powerful story of the journey from waste to wear.

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16 Nov 2017

Cooperation with fishermen for the prevention of ghost nets

Ghost nets in the seas can continue to create problems not only for marine wildlife but also local communities and fishermen: It places significant costs on them through lost fishing time and damage to active nets. Ghost nets keep fishing uncontrolled and lead to unnecessary catch of fish stocks, so it’s also a loss for […]

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13 Nov 2017

Upcoming ghost net removal action in Greece

This weekend, on 18-19 November our divers in Greece will return to the Corinthian Gulf for more ghost net removal. In July, the Ghost Fishing Greece divers removed big amount of ghost nets around 40m length and about 400kg from a shipwreck. The recovered nets were creating not only a death trap for all kinds […]

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Sky News Special Report, OurOcean conference, Malta, October 2017
Healthy Seas and its partners removed over 2 tonnes of marine litter in Malta
Ghost net removal mission in Malta, October 2017
Side event at the ‘Our Ocean’ conference
Earthrise - Fish Net Fashion
An episode of Earthrise/AlJazeera