Il Clean Ocean Limited Edition, watch made in collaboration with Pacific Garbage Screening, the innovative marine protection body that transforms plastic into energy. The new partner is the pioneering organism that is perfecting a technology that can clean water of plastics before it enters the oceans.
Pursuing the goal of its slogan "Go Your Own Way" Oris acts to generate significant changes also in the field of ecology. All this translates not only into adopting sustainable materials and production techniques, but also into raising awareness. The Oceans Project is in line with this and wants to draw attention to the threat posed by plastic to oceans around the world. The Clean Ocean Limited Edition is based onOris Acquis, high performance diving watch. Each of the 2.000 pieces made has a unique recycled plastic decoration placed on the caseback.
This limited edition Acquis Clean Ocean features a stainless steel case and a unidirectional rotating bezel for time trial diving. Finished with brushed and polished surfaces, the 39.5mm case is water resistant to 300 meters. The dial made in a sunburst aqua blue color is very attractive and the hands are treated with Super-LumiNova® for excellent readability in low light conditions. Under the solid steel caseback is the tried and tested Caliber 733, based on a Sellita SW 200-1.
This automatic movement with the characteristic red rotor beats at 4Hz and has a power reserve of 38 hours. The watch is completed with a stainless steel bracelet with a folding diver's clasp that can be extended manually.
Each of the 2.000 units produced is offered in a special box made with environmentally friendly algae and recycled plastic inserts and will be available starting from June 2019 at the selling price of EURO 2.050.