INdIGO developing sustainable fishing gear workshop, 18th November 2020, online 9.30 - 13.00 CET
This event will present innovative projects in the fisheries and aquaculture sectors. From recycling of fishing gear to the creation of bio-sourced mussel nets, the speakers will explain how they are helping to reduce plastic pollution in the oceans.
Join this INdIGO online workshop on 18th November 2020, 8.30am-midday UK time.
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INdIGO is an EU funded project aiming to reduce plastic pollution in the oceans from fishing and aquaculture activities by developing the first fishing equipment with a controlled lifespan that is biodegradable in the marine environment. The project also aims to improve the recycling of fishing great at the end of its life.
INdIGO is co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) within the framework of the Interreg France (Channel) England Programme and will run until June 2023. The project has 10 partners including 6 research organisations and 4 business/cluster partners and is being led by the University of South Brittany.