Recruitment of a service provider to work on an innovative solution to the octopus pots waste issue in Mauritania.

Recruitment of a service provider to work on an innovative solution to the octopus pots waste issue in Mauritania.

During and after every octopus season, thousands of damaged octopus pots, made of plastic, are abandoned on the beach and in the sea. This is a major environmental issue in Mauritania as only a few of them are collected. Raw materials, mainly small plastic parts, are imported. This problem often comes up in discussions about the pollution of Mauritanian coasts. However, no appropriate solution has ever been proposed...