Mer Terre
The MerTerre association contributes to achieve ZERO MARINE WASTE GOAL by: 1- Developing macro-waste characterization and decision support tools for managers 2- Supporting public authorities and companies in the construction and implementation of curative and preventive reduction programs for water pollution by solid waste 3- Identifying, coordinating and valuing the social network that organizes voluntary cleanings 4- Producing tools and proposing awareness programs for decision-makers, the general public and children 5-Centralizing legal, scientific and political information relating to this pollution 6- Participating in working groups and think tanks in order to influence decision-makers at national, European and international level.
Main Topic
Zero pollution ambition for a toxic-free environment
All Topics
Biodiversity: preserving and restoring ecosystems and biodiversity
Zero pollution ambition for a toxic-free environment
  • National
  • Community-based initiative (i.e. citizens, cooperative, neighbourhood group)
Main Activity
Raising awareness and/or political agenda-setting;
  • Providing knowledge transfer / advisory / education services
  • Raising awareness and/or political agenda-setting
  • Facilitating dialogue and networking
  • Developing and/or producing goods
This initiative was provided by the SGD consortium.
This initiative is self-reported and not identified by the SHARED GREEN DEAL Consortium
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For further details please contact co-leads Dr Chris Foulds ( and Dr Rosie Robison (

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