Washing your clothes can create Arctic microplastic pollution

[Manila Standard Today] - 01/13/2021

Households in Europe and North America are flooding the oceans with plastic pollution simply by washing their clothes, scientists said Tuesday after research found the majority of microplastics in Arctic seawater were polyester (...)


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[Inquirer.net] - 24/02/2021
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[Manila Times] - 24/02/2021
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[Philippine Times] - 24/02/2021
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[Inquirer.net] - 24/02/2021
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