Ocean ambassadors pick up some 90kg of rubbish weekly

The crew members and guests of Captain Cook Cruises collects some 90kg of litter every week. Picture: FT FILE/SUPPLIED

OCEAN ambassadors of Captain Cook Cruises pick up around 90 kilograms of rubbish a week from places their cruise ships visit.

Company general manager Tony Acland highlighted this as Fiji joined the world in celebrating World Oceans Day on Saturday.

“Everywhere our cruise ships go, they do beach clean up and they pick up at least 80 you 90 kg of rubbish a week, particularly plastics,” Mr Acland said.

Read the full story in today’s edition of The Fiji Times.

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