The amount of garbage and litter in the Baltic Sea is growing constantly. But what is under the surface remains invisible. And marine waste is not the only waste.

Learn more about the problems facing the Baltic Sea.

Lessons to learn about Fishery and Eutrophication



Film - Antifouling Paints (In swedish)
Professor Britta Eklund analyses how antifouling
paints affect the environment


Film - Sjövett 1964 (In swedish)
Informational movie from 1964 when apparently the impact
of waste on the environment was unknown

Facts: Time of decomposition of waste
  • Paper - 3 weeks
  • Milk Carton - 4 months
  • Cotton - 14 months
  • Treated wood - 3 years
  • Plastic bags - 20 years
  • Plastic bottles - 100 years
  • Aluminium cans - 200 years
  • Plastic cups - 400 years
  • Fishing strings - 600 Years