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  • HEALTHY SEAS IS VESTAS 11TH HOUR RACING FINAL GRANTEE

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  • WORLD OCEANS DAY 2018 GHOST NET REMOVAL

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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

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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18 Dec 2018

Sedna: Super soft carpet launched to save the seas

Just in time for the holidays, we are delighted to announce our new partnership with Associated Weavers (AW). AW is a European manufacturer of tufted carpet with production plants in Belgium and the Czech Republic and was inspired by Inuit mythology and the legendary Sedna, Queen of the Sea, for its newest product: the soft, luxurious and […]

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Photo by: Michelle Taylor
Dragon Bay, part of the Molinere-Beausejour marine protected, Grenada, Spain.
"This little sun anemone shrimp was about half the size of my pinkie, and yet his importance in the world is as great as a blue whale. I think it’s really important people know that the small stuff is awesome too."
29 Nov 2018

Marine protected areas through the eyes of the public

In the past year, we had the privilege of being involved in 2 missions whose aim was not only to clean up the sea of lost fishing gear, but also to promote the need for the establishment of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) in Santorini (Greece) and the Aeolian Islands (Italy). Well-managed, well-sized, well-protected marine sanctuaries have proved […]

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VENETIA
26 Nov 2018

OHOY SWIM joins Healthy Seas

In October 2018, during our mission in the Aeolian Islands, we were joined by Venetia Falconer, a London based producer and presenter. Venetia followed our mission in order to share it with her thousands of followers, which she did with utmost success. Venetia, who is also an ambassador for eco fashion, had on a swimsuit […]

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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
Recap- Santorini Ghost Net Removal Mission
June 8th, 2018 / Backstage / Interview with Pierre-Yves Cousteau / Underwater Footage
World Oceans Day 2018 - Santorini - Live Stream
Pierre-Yves Cousteau describes ghost net removal mission from beneath the waves