Tag Archive for 'plastic in the sea'

Guernsey Conservation Volunteers remove marine borne litter from the Lihou Island shore

February 23rd, 2011 by Guernsey Conservation Volunteers

The Guernsey Conservation Volunteers cleared marine borne and local litter off the Lihou Island shore on Saturday 19 February 2011. The nine volunteers filled four large black bin bags. Two of the bin bags were filled with plastic bottles that had washed ashore. The GCV volunteers found also a crab pot, a gas cylinder, an […]

Electrolux draws attention to plastic in the ocean by producing five unique vacuum cleaners made with marine debris

November 4th, 2010 by Electrolux plc

Electrolux has produced five unique vacuum cleaners that have been made from plastic waste collected from the world’s oceans – the North Sea, the Baltic Sea, the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. The ‘Vac from the Sea’ initiative aims to raise awareness about the marine plastic problem, by collecting ocean plastic […]