Plastic Waste and Associated Additives “can adversely impact environmental and biological health” of Marine Organisms and Food Webs

According to the abstract of a March 15, 2023 Environmental Pollution article by researchers with Flinders University Australia “… Contamination from plastic debris is omnipresent in marine environments, posing a substantial risk to marine organisms, food webs and the ecosystem … This review investigated the intrusion of plastics into the marine food web and the subsequent consequences of plastic pollution to marine biota. The objective of this review was to identify the complexity of impacts to marine organisms through the food web from plastic contamination. Through a concise analysis of the available literature the review has shown that plastic pollution and their associated additives can adversely impact environmental and biological health …” #PlasticWaste #SingleUsePlastic @Flinders