Thanks to our partners we can clean the oceans.

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Our most generous partners

  • Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. is a leading global dredging and offshore contractor and maritime services provider offering the widest range of expert dredging, offshore transport and installation solutions, and maritime services, including towage and salvage, in its industry. Boskalis supports The Ocean Cleanup by working together on the North Sea Prototype test.

  • AkzoNobel creates everyday essentials to make people’s lives more liveable and inspiring. As a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, we supply essential ingredients, essential protection and essential color to industries and consumers worldwide. Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to making all our products, services and partnerships as sustainable as possible.

  • The Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment is committed to improving quality of life, access and mobility in a clean, safe & sustainable environment. The Dutch Government enables The Ocean Cleanup to conduct its North Sea Prototype test off the Dutch coast.

Official partners

Academic Partnerships

Official supporters & suppliers

  • SBM Offshore
  • Orcina
  • GustoMSC
  • KLM
  • Mocean
  • Gemeente Den Haag
  • Acta Marine
  • Aliter Networks
  • Andriaki Shipping
  • Aspect Consulting
  • BIND film
  • Brightlinck Executive Search
  • Buckaroo
  • Deltares
  • Dropbox
  • DutchMatters
  • Greenhost
  • Grrr
  • Heerema Marine Contractors
  • Henrik Veder Group
  • HKV Lijn in Water
  • HOAX Graphic Design
  • HVK Stevens
  • International Paint
  • INVENT Umwelt- und Verfahrenstechnik AG
  • Jardine Lloyd Thompson
  • Jurlights
  • Kreber
  • Lankhorst Ropes
  • Lloyd's Register
  • Moffett Airfield
  • Musto
  • Netherland-America Foundation
  • NMBRS®
  • Observator Group
  • Parker Hannifin
  • Royal HaskoningDHV
  • Simmons & Simmons
  • South Pole Group
  • Snijlab
  • SurfSARA
  • The Executive Network
  • The Food Line-up
  • TINT
  • Topconsortium voor Kennis en Innovatie
  • TU Delft
  • Van der Vorm Vastgoed
  • V.O. Patents & Trademarks
  • Websols
  • Werkspoorkathedraal
  • yPlus
  • “One of the world’s best inventions of 2015”
    TIME Magazine
  • “The first real plan to try to clean things up.”
    NBC Nightly News
  • “[The Ocean Cleanup] symbolizes the power of getting up one day and saying 'I'm going to clean up the oceans'”
    Achim Steiner, head of U.N. Environment Programme
  • “An incredible proposal.”
    George Takei, Actor and Activist