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GHOST and Omega Plastic: science/research and innovation in the ghost fishing sector

The Italian company Omega Plastic srl, despite being a small and recent business enterprise, has already got the needed know-how to present itself as a national reference point for placing in and recycling of abandoned or confiscated fishing nets.

The company's core business is in fact the implementation of the recovery process for most materials retrievable from discarded fishing nets, particularly plastic polymers, thus contributing to circular economy through their sustainable reuse.

GHOST project has acknowledged Omega Plastic as a valuable partner able to implement the project strategy for the sustainable management of the recovered ALDFG.

During the second meeting with the stakeholders organized by GHOST (Venice, November 6), the company has also attracted the interest of attending experts by presenting its core business activities in the field of recycling fishing gears.

We are  happy to have contributed in raising awareness about Omega Plastic’s  activities  at regional and national level, and we are pleased to announce the technical involvement of this company in the upcoming activities of the GHOST project. 

 

More information  concerning Omega Plastic can be found at: www.omegaplastic.it.

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