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New initiative set to tackle marine litter

Friday, 11th January, 2019 12:42pm

Story by Kieran O'Mahony
New initiative set to tackle marine litter

Minister Creed tests out the shredder machine with fishing nets

A NEW initiative to tackle marine litter and plastic was launched this morning by Minister for Agriculture, Food & Marine at Union Hall pier.

Clean Oceans Initiative is the country's first co-ordinated campaign on land and sea to collect, reduce and reuse marine litter.

See more in next week's paper on the launch of this new campaign.