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Investigator magazine: Coronavirus – a warning to drastically change our relationship with the natural world

Welcome to Investigator magazine, keeping our supporters up-to-date on all of our latest activities and successes. Inside, Supermarkets dump 14 aircraft carriers’ worth of plastic a year on the UK, Palm oil watchdog’s sustainability guarantee again exposed as a destructive con, Climate Week highlights our work on an existential threat to the future of humanity and much more.

Nothing fishy about it: Meaningful measures on fishing gear at IMO

The main component of sea-based sources of marine plastic pollution is abandoned, lost or otherwise discarded fishing gear, also referred to as ghost gear. Fishing gear accounts for approximately 10% of global marine plastic pollution though in some regions it is closer to half the overall mass in our oceans and seas.