World Cleanup Day 2021

September 18th is World Cleanup Day and people in 180 countries are picking up litter on land and from the sea, together. In this video you can see OCEA(n)RT’s project partner All For Blue find face masks in the Mediterranean during the cleanup action #KeepDelosBlue. COVID-related plastic waste thrown in the wrong place easily ends […]

Research on face mask litter

We use an estimate of 129 billion face masks globally every month right now. That is 3 million face mask a minute. The majority of these are disposable masks made from plastic microfibers and many end up as micro- and nano-plastic or carriers for toxicants in the environment. The study Preventing masks from becoming the […]

Happy World Oceans Day 2021

We are happy to announce that during 2021-2023, TILLT will be lead partner in the Erasmus+ Programme project OCEA(n)RT – boosting youth participation in Ocean Protection through Visual Arts. Keep your eyes open – there will be great opportunities to participate in our research and piloting in Cyprus, Greece, Spain and Sweden. Project partners: Artit […]