They’re everywhere: research finds polyester fibres throughout the Arctic Ocean

The Arctic has long proven to be a barometer of the health of our planet. This remote part of the world faces unprecedented environmental assaults, as climate change and industrial chemicals threaten a way of life for Inuit and other Indigenous and northern communities that rely heavily on seafood and marine mammals for food. 1 But who would have imagined that the clothes we wear might add to this…

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https://www.raincoast.org/2021/08/research-finds-polyester-fibres-throughout-the-arctic-ocean/

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