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Plastic and the Oceans

Re: Plastic and the Oceans

Unread postby onlooker » Thu 22 Nov 2018, 02:52:28

Not just the Ocean but the air
"Tiny plastic particles are 'part of the air we breathe' say scientists and can damage lungs, poison kidneys and even interfere with our hormones"
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/articl ... KB7yR4hwsU
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Re: Plastic and the Oceans

Unread postby jedrider » Sat 05 Dec 2020, 01:47:13

Let add tires or synthetic rubber to this ongoing pollution of the environment:

Salmon have been dying mysteriously on the West Coast for years. Scientists think a chemical in tires may be responsible
https://www.cnn.com/2020/12/03/us/microplastics-tire-rubber-chemicals-killing-coho-salmon-scn/index.html
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Re: Plastic and the Oceans

Unread postby Newfie » Tue 19 Jan 2021, 23:04:48

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Re: Plastic and the Oceans

Unread postby Tuike » Wed 21 Sep 2022, 04:03:43

Plans are in motion to clean the Pacific Ocean from plastic! :)
https://twitter.com/TheOceanCleanup/sta ... 9794060288
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