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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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20 Feb 2020

New partnership with Ginger Ocean

We are excited to welcome Ginger Ocean, a swimwear brand from Russia, to Healthy Seas! Ginger Ocean focuses on more than just fashion trends. Their passion for the seas and oceans, desire for quality and environmental concerns – that’s what inspires the Ginger Ocean team. Their swimwear will attract attention, but at the same time […]

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06 Feb 2020

IÓ Sports joins Healthy Seas

We are very happy to announce our partnership with IÓ Sports! Their commitment to sustainability extends throughout their products’ lifecycle from production on to packaging made from waste fabrics. Working towards their vision of a completely sustainable process, IÓ has taken the first step in making a positive impact on the environment. They have not […]

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Emanuel Dobran
31 Jan 2020

Sea turtles captured in ghost nets

Ghost fishing is a severe threat for all seven species of sea turtles found worldwide. Turtles must come to the surface to breathe so when they are caught in a net or on a fishing hook, they cannot surface and drown. Αccording to a survey conducted by a team of conservation biologists, ∼85,000 turtles were […]

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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.