Ocean floor a ‘reservoir’ of plastic pollution, finds global study

April 8th, 2024

Vancouver Sun, Other, 07/04/2024, Tiffany Crawford
Researchers have taken a deep dive into plastic pollution, and found up to 100 times more of the synthetic material blankets the ocean floor than floats on the surface. […] Zhu, along with researchers at CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, used data from remote operated vehicles and from bottom trawls.

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