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15.5K
19
15.5K
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19.2
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19.2
"It’s the acid rain of the 2020s." 7 trillion microplastics wash into San Francisco Bay each year, most of it from tires
"It’s the acid rain of the 2020s." 7 trillion microplastics wash into San Francisco Bay each year, most of it from tires
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57.8
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57.8
As the new report says, “plastic is used as a disposable material, to such an extent that over 75 percent of all plastic ever produced is waste.”
As the new report says, “plastic is used as a disposable material, to such an extent that over 75 percent of all plastic ever produced is waste.”
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267
1
267
Yup these have bad impact on our environment
Yup these have bad impact on our environment
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11.2
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11.2
We now have to understand if microplastics are present in the newborn at birth and we will do it by taking the umbilical cord blood at birth, “Another important step will be to understand if microplastics are present in breast milk.”
We now have to understand if microplastics are present in the newborn at birth and we will do it by taking the umbilical cord blood at birth, “Another important step will be to understand if microplastics are present in breast milk.”
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74.4
9
74.4
0
88.7
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88.7
Over 200,000 tonnes of plastic are being released into the Mediterranean Sea every year, according to a shocking new report from the International Union for the Conservation of Nature _...Read More_
Over 200,000 tonnes of plastic are being released into the Mediterranean Sea every year, according to a shocking new report from the International Union for the Conservation of Nature _...Read More_
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21.4
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21.4
polystyrene food and drink containers, to help stem the tide of plastic that is killing sea life.
polystyrene food and drink containers, to help stem the tide of plastic that is killing sea life.
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238
45
238
The volume of microplastics from paint on steel surfaces that enter the ocean every year could be as high as 1.5-2.25 million tons, equivalent to 150-225 billion empty plastic bottles. Putting these new figures in context, they account for _...Read More_
The volume of microplastics from paint on steel surfaces that enter the ocean every year could be as high as 1.5-2.25 million tons, equivalent to 150-225 billion empty plastic bottles. Putting these new figures in context, they account for _...Read More_
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0
>"There could be more than 200 million tons of minuscule plastic fragments floating across and beneath the entire Atlantic Ocean, and that’s just for three of _...Read More_
>"There could be more than 200 million tons of minuscule plastic fragments floating across and beneath the entire Atlantic Ocean, and that’s just for three of _...Read More_
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12.8K
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12.8K
>"As face marks and coverings become compulsory worldwide, littering and their potential impact on the environment _...Read More_
>"As face marks and coverings become compulsory worldwide, littering and their potential impact on the environment _...Read More_
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12.2K
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12.2K
>"The Maldives, seen in part from above, is comprised of 1,192 islands. The tiny island nation also has the world’s highest levels of _...Read More_
>"The Maldives, seen in part from above, is comprised of 1,192 islands. The tiny island nation also has the world’s highest levels of _...Read More_