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  • Flood barriers
    At a glance 1 min

    Flood barriers

    How can homeowners effectively protect themselves from floods in advance? Building barriers using sandbags is usually a very time-consuming process. It can take so long that it would have been best to...

  • Seabin, a new kind of floating bin
    At a glance 2 min

    Seabin, a new kind of floating bin

    The seabin is a small floating plastic waste collector developed by an Australian team: a simple solution for cleaning up waste in ports and marinas before it reaches the sea or the ocean....

  • Blue Barriers: how to stop plastic waste from reaching the sea
    At a glance 1 min

    Blue Barriers: how to stop plastic waste from reaching the sea

    SEADS (Sea Defense Solutions) has joined forces with Italian and Scottish teams to develop a system christened “Blue Barriers” aimed at collecting plastic waste in rivers, before it is able to reach t...

  • Rotterdam: a floating park made from plastic waste
    At a glance 1 min

    Rotterdam: a floating park made from plastic waste

    Entirely made from plastic waste recovered in the city’s port, Rotterdam’s floating park, called “Recycled Park” is a pioneer in urban planning and the circular economy. Launched by the WHIM archit...