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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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10 Jan 2020

Elle Evans Sustainable Swimwear joins Healthy Seas

We are very happy to include another sustainable swimwear brand to our growing list of partners! Elle Evans Swimwear makes each swimsuit to order in their ethical workspace in Melbourne, Australia. Choosing to use luxurious Vita ECONYL® regenerated nylon made from 100% nylon waste from the oceans and landfills- to create all their products. Sustainable […]

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29 Nov 2019

Our education programme with Herpetofauna is inspiring children to act

In the last month, together with our long-standing partner, the Herpetofauna Foundation, we kicked-off 2 school programmes in Belgium and the Netherlands. During our first visit to the schools, we made presentations and played interactive games to educate the children about plastic pollution, ghost nets and the threats that they present for many animals. The students […]

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Watch how we stem the tide

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Healthy Seas: a Journey from Waste to Wear
True beauty is never shallow. It has depths like the ocean.
Recap Video Aeolian Islands World Oceans Day Mission (June 3-8, 2019)
6-day mission which resulted in cleaning up 5 tons of ghost nets from the sea surrounding the Aeolian Islands
Healthy Seas x ENALEIA: Prevention
We have joined forces with ENALEIA to prevent fishing nets from ending up in the sea.