Beauty Industry-Funded Study Suggests Microplastics ‘Are Not Causing Harm to the Environment'
A meta-analysis of 320 research papers on microplastics concludes that "the available data...suggest that these materials are not causing harm to the environment.”
Tiny Marine Organisms at the Base of the Food Chain Are Eating the Plastic We Toss in the Oceans
Researchers in British Columbia found that some adult zooplankton were consuming as many as 90 particles of plastic a day.
Microbeads Kill Animals and Destroy the Environment — So California May Ban Them
Many hygienic products, such as face washes, have relied on the use of these specks to provide an exfoliating texture appropriate for scrubbing skin.