Plastic is available around human life from the bags, gloves, bottles, raincoats, tables, toys, etc. because of durable, cheap, convenient. The number of plastic pollution occur to river, ocean, wildlife and it is increasing the dangerous threat nowadays.
"Seasonality of riverine marcoplastic transport" report covers two urgent issues : Water quality, Stress & Pressure on Ecosystem in Sai Gon River. Researchers give the summary background of plastic; polymer types are found in the river. The research team also presents the general characterize riverine plastic transport. Additionally, they also update the riverine plastic debris research and advise some ways for future analysis project.
Research link: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-019-50096-1
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