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Floating barriers that stop waste from entering the oceans


Company Name
Plastic Fischer
Solingen, Germany, Europe
Year Founded
Organization Type
Stage of Development
TRL 8- Scale Up
Value Chain Impact
Collection / Recovery
Plastics, Waste, Water


Key Contacts

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Georg Baunach


George holds a B.Sc in molecular biotechnology from Heidelberg University and a Masters in Business from the London School of Business. He is also a managing partner at Hatch, an aquaculture startup accelerator and early-stage aquaculture venture capital firm.          
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Karsten Hirsch

CEO & Co-founder

Karsten studied law at the University of Cologne and decided to switch his career paths into a more sustainable direction. Together with Moritz, he lived for more than 6 months in Bandung to learn more about polluted rivers and develop effective waste-collection-solutions.
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Moritz Schulz

Co-founder and CTO

Moritz is a Graphic Designer and currently studying Industrial Design at the University of Wuppertal. He developed the TrashBooms together with Karsten, when they were working in one of the most polluted rivers in the world, the Citarum River in Bandung, Indonesia.
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