Cases

16.08.2022

Biodegradable plastics built to biodegrade in the open environment should not leave behind micro- and nanoplastics

Biodegradable plastics may be part of the solution to reduce the accumulation of plastics in the open environm... Read more

25.02.2022

NAMC provides input to the international negotiations towards a Global Agreement on Plastic Pollution

NAMC North Atlantic Microplastic Centre has been asked by the Norwegian Minister of Climate and Environment an... Read more

29.11.2021

Annual Meeting in Bergen 7th December 2021

Welcome to NAMC first Annual Meeting!
Please notice that the meeting will be virtually.

10.12.2020

The North Atlantic Microplastic Centre (NAMC) is opened

40 researchers from around the globe is already connected in the centre which is made possible thanks to Start... Read more

04.06.2020

Release of microplastics from the aquaculture industry, new report

A NORCE-led research team has investigated microplastics release from possible sources within seafood producti... Read more

23.05.2020

We establish an international research centre on microplastics

Invisible microplastics are everywhere - in the air you breathe, the water you drink and in the food you eat. ... Read more

25.01.2019

Ocean plastic is changing island landscapes along the coast

Researchers are finding clear signs of newly-formed banks of earth in 250 coves at Ƙygarden in Hordaland, wher... Read more