ASC Joins Global Ghost Gear Initiative to Help Fight Discarded Fishing Gear
SEAFOODNEWS.COM [SeafoodNews] - November 2, 2018
The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) announced earlier this week that they have joined the Global Ghost Gear Initiative (GGGI).
GGGI is “an alliance of organizations working to find solutions to the problem of lost, abandoned or discarded fishing gear – known as ghost gear.” The ASC is the first and only aquaculture body to join the initiative.
“As with fisheries, plastics have become increasingly important materials for much of the equipment used in aquaculture, such as nets, pens, and ...
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