A Sky plastic whale and a powerful MCS message
Our CEO Sandy Luk becomes an #oceanhero by joining Sir Ranulph Fiennes and Jodie Kidd at Sky’s Plastic Whale launch in London. A beautiful whale with an ugly truth.
Eight million tonnes of plastic are polluting the world’s oceans every year. A 10-metre whale made from single-use plastic is on a tour of the UK to highlight the problem.
Actions you can take
- View the Sky Ocean Rescue news video
- Download the Great British Beach Clean Report 2019
- Join a beach clean
- Help stop the plastic tide
Did you know?…
On UK beaches levels of litter have doubled in the past 20 years
To date, our beach cleans have removed over 11 million pieces of litter
Plastic has been found in the stomachs of almost all marine species including fish, birds, whales, dolphins, seals and turtles