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Stemming the Tide of Marine Plastics, from the Pacific to Portsmouth

23 Sep 2021
Packaging Theatre

This session opens with a summary of Jennifer Lavers' ground-breaking research into the impact of beach microplastics on wildlife on Henderson island. James Beard summarises the work of  the Global Ghost Gear Initiative for fishing waste.

Speakers
Jennifer Lavers, Researcher - Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies in Tasmania
James Beard, Head of Recycling Services - Valpak
Valpak