Microplastics

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The average American consumes 1,314,000 calories, 152 pounds of sugar – and more than 74,000 microplastic particles every year.

This is according to Canadian researchers, who – writing in Environmental Science & Technology – have reviewed 26 studies analyzing the number of microplastics found in fish, shellfish, added sugars, salts, alcohol, tap or bottled water, and air.

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Microplastics

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