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A 60 mile wide device could clean up litter in the oceans

By Hicbd
Tue Jun 17 2014 5:58 am

The device "harnesses ocean currents and wind patterns (rotating systems called "gyres") that circulate plastic naturally. (The) design, which is fixed to the seabed, has two 30-mile booms in a V-shape, which funnel debris into a central collecting column."


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Environment Oceans Ocean Cleanup Ocean Garbage Patches


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Caleb Fri Oct 3 2014
3:20 pm
60 miles is a problem. Also, what about trash that doesn't float? And animal impact?


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