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1.4 trillion microfibers particles weighing from 93,000 to 236,000 tons, can be found in the marine environment and are found pretty much everywhere you look, if you looked closely enough.

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“Approximately 10–20 million tons of plastic end up in the oceans each year. A recent study conservatively estimated that 5.25 trillion plastic particles weighing a total of 268,940 tons are currently floating in the world’s oceans..."

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15 to 51 billion micro plastic particles and 1.4 trillion micro fiber particles weighing from 93,000 to 236,000 tonnes, can be found in the marine environment and are found pretty much everywhere you look. Micro plastics and micro fibers pose a real threat to marine ecosystems; they accumulate organic pollutants in ...

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Marinas are starting to invest in clean tech solutions to help their current activities to manage floating marine litter. Cleaner marinas mean cleaner oceans. @lost_and_found_explorer in action down on the Viaduct, Auckland NZ. 👍
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Seabins as scientific monitoring stations. @quiqueter our Marine Science intern has completed his thesis and it's up for discussion! The thesis was based on using Seabin technology to sample micro plastics in heavily touristic areas of the Mediterranean Sea. More ...

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