CATANIA 2030: AMBIENTE E AMBIENTI
International Conference

THE FUTURE OF THE OCEANS: RETHINKING PLASTICS MANAGEMENT

THE FUTURE OF THE OCEANS: RETHINKING PLASTICS MANAGEMENT

The Conference, organized by the Scientific Committee of CATANIA 2030 in collaboration with the International Yachting Fellowship of Rotarians (ITFR) and the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), will address the growing problem of the fight against plastic at sea. This conference will have evidences from all over the world and will offer a review of the main actions, both technological and preventive, that are being taken at a global level to reduce the pressure of one of the problems felt the most by the world’s population together with climate change. Talks will be given on international prevention policies, satellite monitoring, river barriers, ghost nets, management, in ports, of the material collected by fishermen, as well as the disposal and possible recycling and / or energy recovery of the collected material. This conference is held in symbiosis and as a post-event of THESSALONIKI 2021 8th International Conference on Sustainable Solid Waste Management 23-26 June 2021, Thessaloniki, Greece http://thessaloniki2021.uest.gr