• A JOURNEY FROM WASTE TO WEAR

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  • HEALTHY SEAS DIVERS PREPARING FOR NEW SEASON

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  • STUDENT OF NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY INSPIRED BY OUR STORY

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  • FIRST DONATION FROM BRACENET TO HEALTHY SEAS

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  • 400 SCHOOL CHILDREN ARE LEARNING ABOUT 'PLASTIC SOUP' AND SEA TURTLES

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  • NEW LOAD OF FISHING NETS FROM GREECE SENT TO RECYCLING

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  • GHOST NET REMOVAL IN ITALY 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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14 May 2017

Healthy Seas divers preparing for new season

“Success is 90% preparation and only 10% perspiration” Awaiting the North Sea diving season our divers spend their time well on diving and safety training, practicing procedures and designing new ones but also they hardly needed maintenance of their diving gear. For dive and procedure training they visit mainly local Dutch lakes but of course […]

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02 May 2017

Student of North Carolina State University inspired by our story

We like to inspire! The love for the seas and oceans led university student Heather Nixon to Healthy Seas and ECONYL® – The result? A beautiful project at North Carolina State University… Why sustainability is important in fashion? Learn more about a personal story from this interview: http://www.econyl.com/blog/fashion/inspired-by-the-econyl-story/

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Healthy Seas 2016 clean-up mission in Makronisos, Greece
School project primary school Meander 2016
Earthrise - Fish Net Fashion
An episode of Earthrise/AlJazeera