Hidden pollution from shipping threatens sustainable ocean efforts

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Gordon Watson's research finds ships are the polluting ‘elephants in the room’ nobody is talking about despite a global drive to make oceans cleaner

Period25 Feb 2021 → 28 Feb 2021

Media coverage

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Media coverage

  • TitleWave 105 Coverage
    Degree of recognitionRegional
    Media name/outletWave 105.2
    Media typeRadio
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date28/02/21
    DescriptionGordon Watson's research finds ships are the polluting ‘elephants in the room’ nobody is talking about despite a global drive to make oceans cleaner
    URLtiny.cc/xwfvtz
    PersonsGordon Watson
  • TitleHidden pollution from shipping threatens sustainable ocean efforts
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletPollution Solutions
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date26/02/21
    DescriptionShips are the polluting ‘elephants in the room’ nobody is talking about despite a global drive to make oceans cleaner, according to new research.
    URLhttps://www.pollutionsolutions-online.com/news/water-wastewater/17/university-of-portsmouth/hidden-pollution-from-shipping-threatens-sustainable-ocean-efforts/54560
    PersonsGordon Watson
  • TitleShipping pollution threatens the ocean
    Degree of recognitionLocal
    Media name/outletThe News
    Media typePrint
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date25/02/21
    DescriptionShips are hidden pollutants nobody is talking about despite a global drive to make oceans cleaner, according to new research
    PersonsGordon Watson
  • TitleToxic metals leaching from boats into sea
    Degree of recognitionRegional
    Media name/outletThe Times Ireland
    Media typePrint
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date25/02/21
    DescriptionShips and yachts are contaminating the seabed around the UK with toxic metals shed by their hulls and exhaust systems, a study has found
    Producer/AuthorBen Wesbter
    PersonsGordon Watson