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Plastics in the Marine Environment – Spring Seminar

20 April 2018 @ 11:45 - 16:00

KIMO UK’s  Faron McLellan will be delivering a presentation on Fishing for Litter at this seminar.

Programme:

Morning Session

Welcome and setting the scene, Dr. Nicki Souter, Chair of CIWM Scotland Centre
‘A Plastic Ocean’ Video Clip
Solid Wastes in Developing Countries – plastics entering the oceans, Prof. David Wilson OBE, President of CIWM
Scale of marine plastic in Scotland & Globally, Calum Duncan, Scottish Conservation Manager, Marine Conservation Society
Marine Scotland, Morag Campbell, Scottish Government
Terrestrial Policy, Mike Berry, Senior Policy Adviser, Scottish Government
Q&A

Networking Lunch

Afternoon Session

Project Beacon – Technology, System and Supply Chain Innovation for Next Generation Waste Plastic Management, John Ferguson, Director, EcoIdeaM
Actions the Co-op & retail sector are taking to tackle the issue, Iain Ferguson, Environment Manager Co-op
Overview of KSB work undertaken on a Scottish & European scale, Carole Noble, Operations Director, Keep Scotland Beautiful
Fishing for Litter Project, Faron McLellan, KIMO UK Coordinator, KIMO
Q&A
Closing Remarks, Dr. Nicki Souter, Chair of CIWM Scotland Centre

4pm Summary & Close

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Date:
20 April 2018
Time:
11:45 - 16:00
Website:
https://www.ciwm.co.uk/EventDashboard?EventKey=SCAGMAPRIL
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