Category Archives: Waste

Of LCA – “Choice matters: The environmental costs of producing meat, seafood”… “Many seafood choices have low impact on the environment”

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TRAGEDY of the Commons? Of “competing interests” between forestry & aquaculture industries in Tasmania… “Leadership” sought from Government…

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FISHING gear accounts for 27% of all beach litter: New European Commission proposal will tackle marine litter and “ghost fishing”

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ROUNDTABLE on international actions for the development of insect Industry: towards a global collaboration between regional associations

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INvertebrateIT regroups as “disruptive, sustainable” aquaculture feed projects respond to call; Roadmap (incl. Investment Plan) soon to be launched

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42,000+ signatures: Petition at Scottish Parliament calls for “wastewater testing at salmon farming operations to save wild [salmon]”

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PLANNING: Where should fish farms be built to keep ocean currents from carrying disease to farmed salmon? Norwegian researchers using computer modelling

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‘BLOOD water’ in Scotland: BBC echoes call from Staniford urging SSPO to expel Cooke Aquaculture due to breaches of industry’s code of practice

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“LONG forgotten”… Two predominatant schemes – ASC & BAP – “have the potential to lead to improvements in fish welfare” – Open Philanthropy

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MICROPLASTICS: Ireland commits to introduce national legislation by end 2018 to prohibit sale & manufacture of certain products containing microbeads

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BBC’s One Show airs two broadcasts focusing on high disease – incl. sea lice – levels on Scottish salmon farms: Parliamentary inquiry in 2018

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AQUATIC pollution; fully stocked mussels raft would clean ~3 million gallons of water & remove ~350 pounds of particulate matter

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FLOATING closed containment system: Cermaq applies for 13 development licenses for FlexiFarm, ‘addresses multi-stakeholder concerns’

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THAI Union & PTT Global Chemical sign R&D MoU for developing environmentally friendly bio-based & petroleum-based materials for food industry

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‘ENCOURAGING’ IMAS Macquarie Harbour survey findings; However, “still potential for dissolved oxygen levels to return to critically low levels”

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SHIPPING pollution: “Despite multiple claims, the industry’s attitude to the environment remains poor” – NABU 2017 Cruise Ship Rankings: “Still Dirty”

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EU & FAO join forces to take action on food waste and antimicrobial resistance: “AMR marks a grave societal and economic burden”

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