Microplastics could be in our blood


The presence of microplastics in the environment can result from the weathering and breaking down of improperly-disposed plastic products, among other sources. — Photos: Filepic

Plastics are ubiquitous environmental contaminants with large amounts dumped everywhere.

The consequence is inevitable human exposure to its effects on health.

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