Water Quality: Plastic fibres found in tap water around the world

By |2017-09-11T14:00:04+00:00September 11th, 2017|Categories: Health|Tags: , , , , , |

The average number of fibres found in each 500ml sample ranged from 4.8 in the US to 1.9 in Europe. Microplastic contamination has been found in tap water in countries around the world, leading to calls from scientists for urgent research on the implications for health.   Scores of tap water quality samples from more than [...]