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Grimaldi's scrubbers to clean the ocean

While some criticize scrubbers for damaging the oceanic ecosystem, the Grimaldi group is currently financing studies that examine whether the technology can be used to remove microplastics and heavy metals from the ocean.

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While several ports around the world have opted to ban the use of open-loop scrubbers, Italian shipping group Grimaldi envisions a completely different future for the exhaust gas cleaning systems.

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