Tackling plastics pollution – BIOENGINEER.ORG

Despite the changes that are changing society and that plastic materials have brought to humanity, there is no doubt that they pose new challenges for us in dealing with the large amounts of plastic waste we create, from oil-based chemicals used to make products to microplastics. found everywhere after the decomposition of plastic in the … Read more

Microplastic pollution linger in rivers for years before entering oceans – BIOENGINEER.ORG

Microplastics can be deposited and retained in riverbeds for up to seven years before being washed into the ocean, new research has shown. Microplastics can be deposited and retained in riverbeds for up to seven years before being washed into the ocean, new research has shown. Because rivers are in almost constant motion, researchers have … Read more