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Examination of the ocean as a source for atmospheric microplastics
Examination of the ocean as a source for atmospheric microplasticsPLoS ONE | May 12, 2020...Summary
Global plastic litter pollution has been increasing alongside demand since plastic products gained commercial popularity in the 1930s. Current plastic pollutant research has generally assumed...
Microplastics in Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Microplastics in Lake Mead National Recreation AreaU.S. Geological Survey (USGS) | October 9, 2019...Summary
This dataset describes the quantity and morphology of microplastics in water, surficial sediment, sediment core, fish, and shellfish samples from Lake Mead...
Microplastics in Lake Mead National Recreation Area, USA: Occurrence and biological uptake
Microplastics in Lake Mead National Recreation Area, USA: Occurrence and biological uptakePloS ONE | May 4, 2020...Summary
Microplastics are an environmental contaminant of growing concern, but there is a lack of information about microplastic distribution, persistence, availability, and biological uptake in freshwater...