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
- Join a beach clean
- Download the Great British Beach Clean Report 2019
- Help stop the plastic tide
- View the Sky Ocean Rescue news video
Did you know?…
Plastic has been found in the stomachs of almost all marine species including fish, birds, whales, dolphins, seals and turtles
Globally, plastic litter has reached every part of the world’s oceans
On UK beaches levels of litter have doubled in the past 20 years