Scientists say fish could be dying due to the toxic chemicals these microfibres release.
Using a material that is usually thrown away, they hope to replace plastics with this biodegradable alternative.
Post-Brexit fishing rights up for debate between EU and UK
Michael Creed, the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine in the Government of Ireland, talked to Euronews’ Shona Murray this morning in Brussels after the Agriculture and Fisheries Council.
A special herring extravaganza has been held in Russia to celebrate the founding of a town near the capital Moscow.
An enormous hoodwinker sunfish, also known as Mola tecta, mysteriously washed up on a California beach over 10,000 kilometres from its usual habitat off the coast of New Zealand.
An Art Aquarium featuring 5,000 goldfish in illuminated tanks has made its debut in China.