Plastics in the Human Placenta

Microplastics found in human placentas, what this means for our future.  Microplastics are particles of plastic which are smaller than five millimeters in size, which are formed by the deconstruction of plastic objects which are present in the environment. These plastics can lead to an increased exposure of other chemicals that can be linked toContinue reading “Plastics in the Human Placenta”

Environmental Efforts in 2020

2020 put a halt to our lives in many different ways, but we didn’t let it stop our efforts to reduce plastic consumption.  8.3 billion tonnes of plastics are estimated to have been produced since the 1950s but we still don’t really know how much plastic is ending up in the environment. There is noContinue reading “Environmental Efforts in 2020”