12 Apr 2018
Garbage-collecting aqua drones and jellyfish filters for cleaner oceans
The cost of sea litter in the EU has been estimated at up to €630 million per year. It is mostly composed of plastics, which take hundreds of years to break down in nature, and has the potential to affect human health through the food chain because plastic waste is eaten by the fish that we consume.
A Horzion Magazine article features CLAIM alongside projects WASTESHARK, GEOMAR and GoJelly to showcase examples in which EU research is working towards tackling this problem.
More in the original article: https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/garbage-collecting-aqua-drones-and-jellyfish-filters-cleaner-oceans.html