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Develop groundbreaking solutions for a sustainable future and health of our oceans

through the deployment of effective plastic litter valorization and prevention pathways

Our innovative solutions ensure the transition to a circular economy, bringing economic, social, and environmental benefits for all.

REMEDIES is aiming to create a trend of plastic prevention by exploiting traditional and modern channels. With the help of citizen’s science REMEDIES will support the co-creation of participatory processes in order to achieve a more plastic-conscious society.


  • 4 years
  • 12 breakthrough innovations from validation and demonstration, to system prototyping in operational environments
  • 23 partners
  • 12 countries
  • 8 demonstration sites + 1 lighthouse site in 8 Mediterranean countries
  • 33 new sites for scaling-up across the Mediterranean sea


  • Monitor macro- and microplastic waste in 9 Mediterranean areas
  • Collect and valorise +400 tons of plastic litter in the marine and riverine environment
  • Prevent the further deposition of 61 tons of plastic
  • Reach +250,000 citizens
  • Distribute 500.000‎‎‎‎€ in funding for the development of zero-waste solutions
  • Scale and replicate zero-waste innovations in +33 more sites
  • Organise 115 coastline clean-ups