Previous project references by the partners include the collection and recycling of plastic waste found along the beaches of the North Sea, studies of plastic waste problems in Indonesia, collection of plastic waste in Indian rivers and Indonesian beaches, as well as full-scale demo projects in the North Sea.

Lately several technological development projects have also been added to the project portfolio, to ensure that technological gaps in the supply chain are handled.

Members of the Ocean Plastic Forum decide on a case-by-case basis to get involved as subcontractors – and will be headed by a main contractor.