Could Marine Robots Clean Up Ocean Trash?

Could Marine Robots Clean Up Ocean Trash?
technology

The Veolia Drone concept by Elie Ahovi addresses the global issue of pollution within the world's largest ecosystems.

Carib Guerra
  • 16 july 2012

Created in response to the world-wide issue of ocean pollution, Veolia is a concept by Elie Ahovi, an industrial design student at the French International School of Design.

There are five major oceanic gyres created by the ocean currents over the planet. In each, and most famously in the North Pacific Gyre, a particularly intense accumulation of man-made debris has been drawn in and trapped by the whirlpool movement of the waters.

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