NEWSWEEK: Scientists Identify 1.9 Million Pieces of Microplastic in Square Meter of Ocean Floor

Press/Media: Research

Release date: 30/6/2021

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TitleScientists Identify 1.9 Million Pieces of Microplastic in Square Meter of Ocean Floor
Media name/outletNEWSWEEK
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
Date30/06/21
DescriptionResearchers writing in Science have reported the highest levels of microplastics observed on the seafloor to date, finding up to 1.9 million fibers and fragments per square meter of ocean bed.
URLhttps://www.newsweek.com/scientists-identify-1-9-million-pieces-microplastic-square-meter-ocean-floor-1501237
PersonsIan Kane