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4th Oct

by Susan Casey

A vast swath of the Pacific, twice the size of Texas, is full of a plastic stew that is entering the food chain. Scientists say these toxins are causing obesity, infertility…and worse.

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    by Susan Casey A vast swath of the Pacific, twice the size of Texas, is full of a plastic stew that is entering the food...
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    Oceanographer Curtis Ebbesmeyer, Ph.D., an expert on marine debris, agrees. “If you could fast-forward 10,000 years and...
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    by Susan Casey A vast swath of the Pacific, twice the size of Texas, is full of a plastic stew that is entering the food...