Saving the oceans means saving ourselves

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04 December 2017

Oceans are the source of livelihood for millions of people, and the home to hundreds of thousands of distinct species. In fact, we’re all connected to the oceans, and we all have the responsibility to protect them. Recently, an important global event for ocean protection was held in Malta; Our Ocean 2017. As part of the Our Ocean conference, the Healthy Seas initiative organized several side events, dedicated to raising awareness and cleaning the oceans and seas of marine litter.

Soon after the conference, still fresh in her memory, Healthy Seas’ Project Coordinator Veronika Mikos stopped by the ECONYL® regeneration plant in Ljubljana. She provided an inside look at the threats our oceans are facing and the inspirational contribution of Healthy Seas to ocean protection. It’s clear: we must take action now!

Read the full article here.

 

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