• DIVING FOR A SUSTAINABLE TOMORROW

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  • LESS GHOST NETS, MORE SEAHORSES.

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  • OUR RESULTS 2013-2018

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  • A JOURNEY FROM WASTE TO WEAR

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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

The recovered nets enter the ECONYL® regeneration process by Aquafil and, together with other nylon waste, are transformed into new brand ECONYL® yarn.

Products

Products

New sustainable textiles

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

Latest news

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19 Jun 2019

New sustainable brand, Kosmos, joins Healthy Seas

We love to partner with small brands because we find that most of the time their founders are idealists who are very committed to protecting the environment. Plus we meet a lot of passionate people from all over the world who support our work and want to become part of the Healthy Seas story. Such […]

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17 Jun 2019

Major Italian brand, OVS, joins Healthy Seas as a partner

Healthy Seas is delighted to be part of OVS‘ #wecare programme, which since 2016 has been bringing together the sustainability actions put in place by the brand. “The #wecare programme at OVS touches on every corporate aspect of sustainability,” says Simone Colombo, Head of Corporate Sustainability – “What this means for OVS is taking care […]

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10 Jun 2019

Aeolian Islands: Small island community unites with us for healthy seas and a sustainable tomorrow

  We just got back from Lipari, a small island in the Aeolian Archipelago where together with Ghost Fishing, the Aeolian Islands Preservation Fund and Blue Marine Foundation we carried out a 6-day long World Oceans Day mission, which resulted in cleaning up 5 tons of ghost nets from the seabed. The volunteer divers who came from […]

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Healthy Seas: a Journey from Waste to Wear
True beauty is never shallow. It has depths like the ocean.
Ghost Fishing UK Kick off trip -March 2019, Eyemouth
Eleven volunteer divers removed a huge mass of ghost gear from the sea bottom.
Epic Ghost Net Removal Mission (Aeolian Islands - October 6-8, 2018)
Team of 6 Dutch and Italian volunteer divers recovered over 4 tons (4000 kgs) of ghost nets