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So you’re worried about ingesting microplastic from eating fish? It’s already in your tap water…

 Studies of tap water from over a dozen countries have revealed a disturbing truth: Municipal water systems aren’t able to adequately filter out microplastics from our water.   In the US, 94.4% of tap water samples contained microplastic fibres in a study conducted by orbmedia.org and the University of Minnesota School of Public Health. Alarm bells have been ringing about plastic being found in fish. The plastics work their way up the food chain as smaller ocean organisms who’ve consumed the plastic are themselves consumed by larger creatures, until the chain ends with us with a fish on our plate.  But while many of us have been focused on swearing off fish for the time being, we’ve been consuming microplastics...

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Five Great Podcasts for Ocean Lovers

Here is our list of five must listen-to podcasts for ocean lovers! These podcasts share great information on current events in the world of ocean conservation, environmentalism, social entrepreneurship, and more.

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