PUBLISHED: 05 August 2022

Compare and Contrast: ‘Incredibly promising’: the bubble barrier extracting plastic from a Dutch river

The Guardian

Five years ago, Claar-els van Delft began to suspect that plastic waste on the beach at Katwijk in the Netherlands did not come from visitors, or the sea, but from the mouth of a nearby river. Sure enough, when volunteers sifted through an oil drum full of Oude Rijn river water, in between the duckweed they saw tiny plastic particles. Click here to continue reading