Authorities introduced a motion where the abandoned ships can be repossessed by the state
Despite the latest setback, CEO Boyan Slat is adamant this is a speed hump rather than a roadblock
A booming global car market and rising coal use in China among the main contributory factors
Researchers on the Ocean Cleanup Project say there are as many as 1.8 trillion pieces of plastic within the patch
"This beach cleaning initiative offers an opportunity for Diaspora Greeks and the local community to pool their efforts to restore the beautiful beaches of Greece"
China is by far the leader, followed by the U.S
Researchers from the University of the Aegean are using drones and satellites to help the environment
The trip has been planned in conjunction with various partners, which include 27 scientific organizations like NASA & Woods Hold Oceanographic Institution
...and it seems to be working!
Signed in the French capital in December 2015, the treaty entered into force on November 4, 2016