• Exposure to microplastics weakens the grip of mussels, which may affect biodiversity and reduce aquaculture yields

    6 days ago - By Natural News

    Increasing numbers of microplastics are found inside mussels and other shellfish during recent years. Now, a U.K. study warns that exposure to these tiny plastics makes it more difficult for blue mussels to get a grip on a surface, much less hang on to its surroundings while getting pounded by the surf or...
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  • Don't drink the water: Study warns that bottled water may contain toxic microplastics

    Don't drink the water: Study warns that bottled water may contain toxic microplastics

    6 days ago - By Natural News

    Think twice about making the next purchase of supposedly pure and safe bottled water. A new study held by a non-profit organization showed that many bottled water products from big brands contained at least a trace of microplastic contamination. Performed by a research team from Orb Media and held in a laboratory at the State University...
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