Microplastics – Presence in Home Air to be Studied

A May 24, 2021 UK University of Leeds news release http://www.leeds.ac.uk/news/article/4826/citizen_researchers_tracking_air_pollution_in_our_homes reports that a “… A group of citizen scientists is being recruited to help investigate the scale of microplastic air pollution inside people’s homes …” – University researchers “… will work with 40 families … to measure the level of microplastics caught in sampling devices placed inside their houses … Previous research has revealed the build-up of microplastics in the oceans, food and drinking water. This is the first investigation into the extent of microplastic pollution in the home environment …” #Microplastics #PlasticWaste #SingleUsePlastic @SEELeeds @LeedsUniAHC @UWEBristol @UKRI_News

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