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Challenges and opportunities of waste management in touristic hotspots

Beaches that draw tourists are a tremendous asset but also present specific challenges

Islands such as Sicily are becoming trailblazers in the fight against plastic

The Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region of France is taking bold initiatives to cut down on plastic waste

A new European project seeks to curb marine litter in the Mediterreanean

Overview of the past 6-months activities and steps ahead.

The project "Clean Archipelago" is led by the Tuscany Region in Italy and strives to clear the sea of litter.

INSULEUR gives an overview of recent policies developments in the MED region.

Monitoring of the quality of coastal seawater was carried out to evaluate the presence and distribution of anthropogenic nutrients.

As part of BLUEISLANDS activities, marine litter surveys and sand samples collection were conducted on beaches of 8 islands of the Mediterranean Sea