• A JOURNEY FROM WASTE TO WEAR

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  • NEW LOAD OF FISHING NETS SENT TO RECYCLING

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  • SELVAGGI SWIMWEAR SUPPORTS HEALTHY SEAS WITH 1% OF SALES

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  • OUR DIVERS KICKED OFF THE YEAR WITH THE FIRST DIVING TRIP

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  • GROWING ATTENTION FOR MARINE PROTECTION AT THE BOOT DÜSSELDORF 2018

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  • NEW HEALTHY SEAS SOCKS AT THE FASHION SVP IN LONDON

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  • CLOSING DOWN THE YEAR WITH A DIVING TRIP AND GREAT RESULTS

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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.

Latest news

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10 Feb 2018

New load of fishing nets sent to recycling

Yesterday about 12 tons of waste fishing nets were transported to recycling from the Netherlands, thanks to the fishermen in Den Oever. Healthy Seas is collecting waste fishing nets from Den Oever since the start of our initiative in 2013. Until today about 74 tons of old fishing nets have been collected by these fishermen […]

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05 Feb 2018

Selvaggi Swimwear supports Healthy Seas with 1% of sales

A warm welcome to our new partner Selvaggi Swimwear from Mexico, an eco-conscious brand committed to helping the environment and using the regenerated ECONYL® yarn. The fishnets collected by Healthy Seas are brought into the ECONYL® regeneration system, in which they are transformed into new, high-quality nylon yarn. “There is something very satisfying about taking marine litter […]

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31 Jan 2018

Our divers kicked off the year with the first diving trip

Our Ghost Fishing Greece divers kicked off the year with a successful diving trip on 27-28 January. Everything went perfect and the team managed to remove a big piece of ghost net from the shipwreck “Stymfalia” in the Gulf of Corinth in Greece. The net was dangerous for marine life. Millions of animals, including sharks, […]

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Watch how we stem the tide

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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