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
- Download the Great British Beach Clean Report 2019
- Help stop the plastic tide
- Join a beach clean
- View the Sky Ocean Rescue news video
Did you know?…
Since the carrier bag charge came in across the UK, the Great British Beach Clean has recorded almost 50% fewer bags on beaches
It’s estimated that one rubbish truck load of plastic litter enters the ocean every minute
MCS launched its Beachwatch programme in 1994