Before sailings resume, the cruise industry must regain the public’s trust. Here’s how.

Cruise ships must stop polluting our air and the climate, quit dumping waste into the oceans, and prioritize the health of crewmembers, passengers, and port communities.

Activists protest Carnival Corporation’s pollution impacts at the company’s Holland America cruise terminal in September 2018 in Seattle, Washington, with a floating polar bear sculpture and sign that reads “Carnival’s pollution: Bad news for polar bears.” Credit: Bernhard Uhl for