Original paper

New plastic formations in the Anthropocene

Volume: 754, Pages: 142216 - 142216
Published: Feb 1, 2021
Abstract
Plastic pollution is one of the major challenges in the Anthropocene. Upon reaching the marine environment, plastic debris is subject to anthropogenic and environmental conditions that result in novel items that vary in composition, physical and chemical characteristics. Here, we reviewed and discussed the potential fate and threat to the environment of four recently described plastic formations: Plastiglomerates, pyroplastics, plasticrusts, and...
Paper Details
Title
New plastic formations in the Anthropocene
Published Date
Feb 1, 2021
Volume
754
Pages
142216 - 142216
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