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Study Shows Microscopic Plastics Harm Baby Sea Turtles – Implications For Ocean Life Cycle

Source: Phys.org/Kat Gilmore/University of Georgia

Photo: USFWS/Wikimedia Commons 

Ingestion of degrading ocean plastics likely poses a substantial risk to the survival of post-hatchling sea turtles because the particles can lead to blockages and nutritional deficiencies, according to new research from Loggerhead Marinelife...

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The Terramar Project And The Oceanic Global Foundation Partner To Eliminate A Driving, Yet Lesser-known Cause Of Plastic Pollution: Cigarette Butts

Source: The TerraMar Project

Photo: Paweł Czerwiński/Unsplash

Global NGOs Create “Best Practices” for Hard-to-Navigate Recycling of Cigarette Butts 2.3 MILLION CIGARETTE BUTTS ARE LITTERED AROUND THE WORLD EVERY MINUTE CIGARETTE BUTTS COMPRISE UP TO 50% OF URBAN LITTER, AND ARE THE...