One important step in the fight against plastic pollution is to create awareness about the possible solutions. Especially in those areas where people are heavily affected by plastic trash. That`s why we started a crowdfunding in 2021 to outfit eight sailboats with mobile plastic recycling machines. Our Recycling Fleet has now started to demonstrate the potential of small-scale plastic recycling around the globe.
IN MOCEAN just completed our Baltic Sea Tour and we couldn’t be happier with how things went. Berenike Steiger, our co-founder, spent three weeks travelling Germany between Flensburg, Kiel, and Lübeck to raise awareness about the potential of plastic recycling and to talk about the work that IN MOCEAN is doing overseas in remote coastal villages. It was a ton of work to launch the workshops and activities in each port but seeing the public come out, take part, and learn was so rewarding!
IN MOCEAN supports people in underdeveloped coastal areas to set up small scale plastic recycling workshops. Co-Founder Berenike Steiger is currently in Germany to bring attention to the work of IN MOCEAN.
We are sailing onboard SY Rooster from Flensburg via Kiel to Lübeck in September. At each port we will host 3 informative and interactive recycling events where you can be a part of our recycling program.
MeerErlebnisTage, or Ocean Discovery Days, is an annual event in Niendorf Harbour, Germany, hosted by Deutsche Meeresstiftung, the German Ocean Foundation. The purpose of the weeklong event is to raise “sea-consciousness” and to engage the local community through interactive displays and activities.
It`s this time of the year again when we decorate our homes with pine tree cuts or whole trees and hang little Christmas ornaments on them. In Nike`s family, they follow the same tradition each year when it comes to Christmas decoration: they always have a real pine tree with bee wax candles, glass bowls, […]
Update: This position has been filled, thank you to everyone who showed interest in the job. // We are looking for someone to help us in the area of Public Relations in Germany, which is why we will be writing this blog post in German. We will soon start looking for a native English speaking […]
You are a big fan of seafood and clean oceans and live close to Lüneburg in Northern Germany? Then we have a great event lined up for you.
Four weeks to build a community recycling workspace in the middle of the jungle on the Osa Peninsula? Well, let’s get IN MOCEAN!
It is 2.30am in the morning and the volunteers are coming back from their night patrol. They walked five kilometers along the wide beach of Rio Oro to look for fresh turtle nests and hatchlings.