23.10.2017: kick-off event with all project partners at the BOKU Vienna
07.11.2017: on-site visit of the Austrian project partners in the National Park Donau-Auen in order to examine areas of plastic accumulation (incl. collection campaign for plastic waste)
first waste collection and sorting campaigns in autumn 2017, incl. cataloguing of the different types of plastic waste (e.g. packaging material, PET bottles etc.)
first chemical analyses of the collected waste (regarding contents)
24.01.2018: first project meeting with the strategic partners in Hainburg. Apart from the general presentation of the project, the strategic partner´s expectations regarding the project were discussed, as were the participation opportunities and the possibilities of support by the strategic partners.
24.04.2018: Consortium meeting with all project partners in Slovakia. Excursions to the hydropower plants Čunovo, Dobrohost and Gabčíkovo
Further plastic waste sampling and sorting activities in April and May 2018