The Young Boyan Slat , Dutch 10 year old is very simple but a great worldwide impact for the pollution problem of the Oceans . Boyan Slav founded the Ocean Foundation Clenuo where together with his collaborators starts to program this automatic garbage collector, which are simply long floating lines that hold the waste in our oceans also channeling them into a floating collector .
Here are some amazing Pictures of Boyan Slat project:
The first test involves a line of 2km float that will be completed in 2016
Its main objective is to create a floating system 100 km long that will collect 70 million kg of waste in 10 years
Slade says that the cost of collecting waste will be of 4.53 euro per kg, 100 times less than traditional costs