VNR Microbeads ban in UK

ID

496408

SHOOT DATE

10 Jan 2018

PRODUCTION COMPANY

VOR

DESCRIPTION
Turn the Tide on Plastic skipper responds to news of UK microplastic ban from the middle of the Pacific Ocean -- Volvo Ocean Race skipper Dee Caffari, whose Turn the Tide on Plastic boat is collecting samples that are analysed for levels of microplastics, has welcomed the news that the UK Government has introduced legislation to ban the manufacture of plastic microbeads.
SHOTLIST
Duration 02:5700:00 Drone shot. --- 00:07 IV EN Dee Caffari, Skipper of Turn the Tide on Plastic. -- 01:30 Drone shot of debris in the sea -- 01:41 microplastics water test tool onboard Turn the Tide on Plastic. -- 02:01 Plastic waste in the sea from Vestas 11th Hour Racing 02:19 Plastic waste in the sea. --- 02:34 Brad Farrand (team AkzoNobel) checks if there is debris slowing down the boat. -- 02:48 Drone shot of Turn the Tide on Plastic
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