Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions
Plastics Technology

Bandalong Boom

Remediation Strategy
Plastic Type
Invention Category
Included in analysis?
Location Invented

Effectiveness or Ecological Impact

Non-peer-reviewed Effectiveness

The Bandalong Boom caught 70-90% of trash at various flow depths (Stephenson, 2015).


Bandalong Boom System. (n.d.-a). Bandalong International. Retrieved September 11, 2023, from; Bandalong Boom System. (n.d.-b). Storm Water Systems. Retrieved September 11, 2023, from
Non-peer-reviewed Effectiveness

Matt Stephenson (Director). (2015, November 20). Bandalong Boom: UK Engineering Study.


* Year designates the year invented; if the year invented was unavailable, the earliest year that an article about the technology was published was used.