• OUR RESULTS 2013-2018

    MORE
  • LESS NETS, MORE SEAHORSES!

    MORE
  • MONSTER GHOST NET RECOVERED BY DIVERS OFF THE COAST OF THE AEOLIAN ISLANDS

    MORE
  • HEALTHY SEAS IS VESTAS 11TH HOUR RACING FINAL GRANTEE

    MORE
  • WORLD OCEANS DAY 2018 GHOST NET REMOVAL

    MORE
  • A JOURNEY FROM WASTE TO WEAR

    MORE
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.

Latest news

Read more news

15 Mar 2019

BOWER Swimwear: A brand making 100% vegan clothing, joins Healthy Seas

Another ethical and sustainable brand recently joined Healthy Seas as a partner to support our efforts against deadly ghost nets. Bower Swimwear‘s designs utilise luxury Italian fabrics, partnered with complex construction and considered details. Their swimwear is created from fabrics produced with ECONYL®  yarn created from nylon waste including fishing nets we recovered from the […]

Read more
13 Mar 2019

UN landmark report says we need to shift to a circular economy

Today, UN Environment published its sixth Global Environment Outlook (2019) in time for the Fourth United Nations Environmental Assembly, calling on decision makers to take immediate action to address pressing environmental issues to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals as well as other Internationally Agreed Environment Goals, such as the Paris Agreement. GEO-6 outlines the current […]

Read more
11 Mar 2019

Healthy Seas dances its way to people’s hearts

We are delighted to welcome Dansez to our growing list of partners. Dansez is the dance clothing brand professionals and amateurs at all levels rely on for their second skin. For 50 years its dance and fitness clothes have been worn and loved by generations all over the world. Dansez works with businesses who support their ethical […]

Read more

Watch how we stem the tide

Watch more videos on

Healthy Seas: a Journey from Waste to Wear
True beauty is never shallow. It has depths like the ocean.
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