Nature Foundation St. Maarten Participates in New European Initiative to Reducing Ocean Plastic Litter | SMN NEWS

naturefoundation26972021PHILIPSBURG:— The Nature Foundation St. Maarten is joining as a contributor in a new project ‘In-No-Plastics’, a European Union-funded global initiative. In-No-Plastic focuses on innovative approaches towards the prevention, removal, and reuse of marine plastic litter (plastic debris that ends up in the ocean). On St. Maarten the project will focus on litter clean-ups around the island, monitoring the effectiveness of clean-up methods, using clean-up software apps, testing the water, enhancing the blue economy, and expanding outreach and educational activities. The In-No-Plastic project will run for the remaining two years on St Maarten.

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