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Study finds people eat at least 50,000 plastic particles a year

18 June, 2019

The average person swallows at least 50,000 particles of microplastic a year and breathes in a similar amount, according to the first study to estimate human ingestion of plastic pollution,

Dr Stephanie Wright, commented on the study published in the journal Environmental Science and Technology.

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