06 Apr 2020 Blog, News

By John Vidal, Environment Editor Republished from Ensia: https://ensia.com/features/covid-19-coronavirus-biodiversity-planetary-health-zoonoses/ Destruction of habitat and loss of biodiversity are creating the perfect conditions for diseases like COVID-19 to emerge As habitat and biodiversity loss increase globally, the novel coronavirus outbreak may be just the beginning of mass pandemics March 17, 2020 — Mayibout 2 is not a […]

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20 Feb 2020 Blog, News, Partner

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 Blog, News, Partner

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 Blog, News

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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29 Nov 2019 Blog, News, North Sea, Education

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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05 Nov 2019 Blog, News, Press, Partner

The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer Breitling partnered with us to support our diving project in Croatia in August 2019 and produced a stunning video showcasing our journey from waste to wear. The brand’s interest in Healthy Seas was motivated by the launch of its second edition Superocean watch, which features a NATO strap made of […]

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15 Oct 2019 Blog, News, North Sea

Dutch volunteers in the North Sea have been diving at shipwrecks recovering ghost gear for many years. In 2013, Ghost Fishing joined forces with Healthy Seas when we offered to take the fishing nets from the divers and turn them into something useful. This collaboration became a best practice example for circular economy, inspiring other marine […]

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27 Jun 2019 Blog, News, Partner

Swedish Stockings approached us because they wanted to support our environmental work by donating 1% of sales from their Elin hosiery to Healthy Seas. They claim to be the only sustainable hosiery brand in the world. One visit to their website and you will find out that its founders, Linn Frisinger and Nadja Forsberg, are outspoken about […]

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26 Jun 2019 News, Partner

We are very excited about our partnership with EVEREST ISLES, a men’s swimwear brand based in New York City whose name paints a picture we don’t want to see happen.  Everest Isles refers to the disastrous reality we’re facing if we don’t do anything about the mess we made for ourselves: the Earth’s surface covered […]

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19 Jun 2019 Blog, News, Partner

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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