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Projecto PESCA por um mar sem Lixo
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Highlights (national) 

Get involved
our mission

how to participate

1. Collect cotton bud sticks on a beach;

2. Count  how many you got and what distance did you go (metres or steps)
3. Send an  email  to APLM with that information

Let's come together for a Sea with no  Litter!

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APLM is a non-progit organisation, based on volunteer work.  Donations are essential to allow us to develop projects and  accomplish our mission  


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Our mission is to protect the environment from the impacts of marine litter 

Bring the issue of marine litter to your  school or community

See our educational and awareness activities

the EU bans  chemicals  and microplastics from soaps and detergents
Certain  chemical substances and microplastics  removed from  products carrying the ecological label .
Read the press release (in PT)  here
Look for the zero -  Beat the Microbead Campaign

APLM and  GEOTTA  alert to the negative impacts of plastic  microbeads  by joining the  international campaign Beat the Microbead.

More information  here

beach clean-ups
APLM encourages its members and volunteers as well as the  public at large to participate in beach clean-ups that are being organized all over the country by   NGOs and many informal groups.
I nformation on clean-up events is posted regularly  on the APLM Facebook page  
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