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Plastic clean-up and prevention overview
Citable as data publication
Leone, G.; Moulaert, I.; Devriese, L.I.; Sandra, M.; Pauwels, I.; Goethals, P.L.M.; Everaert, G.; Catarino, A.I.; Research Group Aquatic Ecology: Ghent University; Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ); Aquatic Management: Research Institute for Nature and Forest: Belgium; (2023): Plastic clean-up and prevention overview. Marine Data Archive.
Contact: Leone, Giulia

In this dataset 124 plastic remediation technologies are listed with 29 of their key characteristics. The dataset has been compiled by merging a systematic literature review performed on the 29th of June 2022 on the electronic database Scopus and a non-systematic review.

Environmental quality/pollution > Pollution levels & monitoring
Plastics, Prevention and clean-up technologies, Remediation technologies, SWOT analysis, Global

Geographical coverage

Temporal coverage
1 July 2021 - 20 January 2023
Not relevant

Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Bio-ingenieurswetenschappen; Vakgroep Dierwetenschappen en Aquatische Ecologie; Onderzoeksgroep Aquatische ecologie (AECO), moredata creatordata creator
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), moredata creatordata creator
Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Omgeving; Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek (INBO), moredata creatordata creator

PhD Decision support framework for plastic clean-up technologies in rivers and estuaries: minimizing unintentional bycatch while maintaining efficient plastic removal under realistic environmental conditions, more

Based on this dataset
Leone, G. et al. (2023). A comprehensive assessment of plastic remediation technologies. Environ. Int. 173: 107854., more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Literature research
Metadatarecord created: 2023-03-02
Information last updated: 2023-03-02
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