The Ocean Cleanup Prepares for Series Production of Interceptor - Partners with Konecranes

Enabling The Ocean Cleanup to scale up and tackle the world’s 1000 most polluting rivers

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, December 10, 2020 – The Ocean Cleanup, the Dutch non-profit developing advanced technologies to rid the oceans of plastic, and Konecranes, a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, announced today a partnership to design, manufacture, and service The Ocean Cleanup’s Interceptor™, which is designed to extract plastic from rivers before entering the ocean. This is an important step as the non-profit organization prepares to tackle the world’s 1000 most polluting rivers.

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