Use Case 4

Monitoring platform on the Mediterranean Sea

  • Location

Limassol, Cyprus

Limassol, Cyprus
  • Leading partner

Società Metropolitana Acque Torino S.p.A. (SMAT)
  • Background

Contamination of the marine environment by chemical pollutants is of considerable concern as it may result in adverse effects on marine ecosystems and human health. Monitoring the health of the marine environment is essential not only for measuring the current state, estimating trends, and evaluating the impact of human activities on the marine environment, but also for understanding whether protective measures taken for the marine environment are effective.

  • Expected impacts

  • Reduce river pollution by 90%
  • Examine of the potential to replicate the MB with an 80% chance of success
  • Evaluate the combined performance of satellite data and sensors for a specific pollutant, achieving a 90% match.