“Microplastics: The grand reach of our tiny plastics problem”

“Microplastics: The grand reach of our tiny plastics problem” written by Whitney Pipken and published by the Abell Foundation, extensively examines microplastics in the Chesapeake Bay: their sources, their impact on humans and the environment, and what individuals can do about it.  ARK Program Manager Robbie O’Donnell’s work on microplastics is quoted.

“the average person could be ingesting about 5 grams of plastic per week—the equivalent of one credit card.” (Page 17)

Read the report here.