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Opinion: ‘Microplastics’ Are a Rapidly Growing Pollution Threat Unless We Act

You’re likely taking in tiny particles of plastic every time you eat, drink and breathe, according to research into the risks to human health from the buildup of plastic debris in the environment. Although scientists haven’t yet delineated the specific harms, there’s reason enough to worry. Microplastics result from the breakdown into ever smaller bits […]