Environment News

September 24, 2019

Microplastics in the Great Lakes: Becoming benthic

Environment news (via Science Daily):
From the Great Pacific garbage patch to inland rivers, plastics are among the most widespread contaminants on Earth. Microplastics — particles of plastic smaller than five millimeters — are especially pervasive. As they build up in Earth’s waters, microplastics are also becoming a permanent part of the planet’s sedimentary layers.
Top Environment News — ScienceDaily
(Click link above to read more)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *