3 Unexpected Effects of Plastic Pollution

3 Unexpected Effects of Plastic Pollution

You probably already knew that plastic can be bad, but scientists have taken a closer look, and found out it can be bad in surprising ways.

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Sources:

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0025326X19308586

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-10813-0

Click to access Plastic-and-Climate-FINAL-2019.pdf


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