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This sounds ingenious! The great bubble barrier, keeping plastic out of the ocean:

youtube.com/watch?v=-r2jwPcpUv

@fribbledom This won't stop the pollution by cheap plastic one-off fishing nets, but still looks like a good idea to stop the other kinds of garbage from entering the ocean.

@fribbledom Great idea. This could be part of a solution for a worldwide disaster in progress, plastic waste. The best is of course to not use plastic for packaging but that could take many years to achieve.

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That certainly beats other physical barriers. Especially if it's not a problem for fish (though I suspect the smaller the fish the more of an obstacle it becomes)
But with an effectiveness of 80-something percent it's certainly a big help in reducing the impact, but not solving the issue by any means.

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