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plastics in our oceans

ocean blog pic A recent Catalyst program aired on the 15th of March interviewed ecologist Dr Mark Brown and ecotoxicologist Dr Chelsea Rochman, they looked at plastics in our oceans and where they are mainly coming from. They first discussed the use of micro beads in beauty products and how they are getting washed straight down our drains and directly into our rivers and oceans, a number of supermarkets have reacted to this find by banning any beauty products that contain these tiny bits of plastic. Continue reading plastics in our oceans