Product: Envirotate Sinkers
Innovator: Stuart Little
Company: Little Fins Pty Ltd
"Envirotate" is a biodegradable fishing sinker that is designed to spin on retrevial thus removing the twist in fishing line caused from casting and retrieving. This helps in the reduction of discarded tangled fishing line left by fisherman on the environment which is a well documented hazard. It also reduces the impact that discarded lead poses to wildlife and the environment.
- Reduces fishing line tangles
- Reduces line wastage
- Made from zinc, not lead
- Unique design 'un-twists' line
Status of Innovation:
Seeking manufacturing and distribution assistance.
Related Media Articles:
"New Australian invention puts fishing world in a spin" - INNOVIC Media Release