Update: Keep the Ocean clean

Keep the Ocean clean
Photo source
Level of commitment of private sustainability initiative remains high after the end of the season

Objective of the action: Reducing plastic waste on Mediterranean beaches

Keep the Ocean clean

Some time ago, we have already drawn attention to the private sustainability initiative "Keep the Ocean clean". The great action was created by the two sailors Jessica and Stefan.

They rid the beaches of plastic waste on their sailing trip through the Mediterranean Sea.

We from A+W would also like to contribute to blurring our "plastic waste footprint" and support this action. Here we give you a short update.


On many beaches the waste disposal is stopped after the end of the season

Since our newsreport, Jessica and Stefan have continued to fill the garbage bags we sponsored with lots of plastic.

The summer months are over now and the holiday season has ended. Tourists are hardly staying on the beaches.

However, this does not mean that less plastic waste accumulates on the beaches, on the contrary: by the absence of tourists on many beaches also the waste disposal stopped.

The masses of plastic wastes, which are constantly washed ashore by the sea, mean that the garbage dumps continue to pile up and remain lying around unattended in many places.

Jessica and Stefan have cleansed polluted beaches in Corfu, the Ambracian Gulf and Sicily.

On their blog (only in German), they also regularly show their impressions of these and other stops as well as exciting travel reports of their experiences.

We will of course keep you informed about their future experiences in our occasional news series.

600450 Update: Keep the Ocean clean glassonweb.com

See more news about:

Others also read

BVGlazing Systems selects A+W BusinessPro
Toronto’s BVGlazing Systems Ltd. is the latest glass industry leader to choose A+W Business Pro as its comprehensive solution for managing orders and controlling all areas of the company such as warehouse, purchasing, and dispatch.
Triview Glass: Driving Full-Speed Ahead with Automation Powered by A+W Production
The new A+W system at Triview delivers greater efficiencies by integrating mobile data capture.
Automatic welding of Swisspacer spacer frames
In 2006, the first online IG-production went into operation in Germany. The medium-sized company Glas Herzog was the first to connect an automatic sorting system directly to an insulated glass line.
A+W at the China Glass 2018
The software house A+W has been present in China for years and once again participated in the fair this year in the ‘German Pavillon’.
Value Windows and Doors Launches A+W iQuote to its Dealer Network
Value Windows and Doors has added a new way for dealers to order its products that is faster, more accurate and costs less.
Fensterbau Frontale: A+W Cantor connects digital worlds
This year's Fensterbau Frontale was a great success for the German software company.

Add new comment