The ‘Mercedes of lobster traps’

A new company in Yarmouth, N.S., has designed a recyclable lobster trap made from plastic that it says has a longer life than traditional wire devices and stacks easily. Scott Dauphinee, managing director of The Lobster Trap Company, said they’ve been working on designing and testing the traps over the last year and a half. LasTrap is the “Mercedes of lobster traps,” he said.”Lobster fishing gear has not really changed … the actual material used, in almost half a century,” Dauphinee said. click here to read the story 10:23