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Beauty Blindness: The Ocean-Harming Exfoliators And Toothpastes Being Phased Out From Supermarket Shelves

Beauty Blindness: The Ocean-Harming Exfoliators And Toothpastes Being Phased Out From Supermarket Shelves | Plastics in the Environment | Scoop.it
Your favourite exfoliating face wash or toothpaste may be up for a recipe change as Australia's supermarkets make moves to phase out plastic-derived microbeads.

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Plastic: the wonder material filling our oceans and beaches

Plastic: the wonder material filling our oceans and beaches | Plastics in the Environment | Scoop.it
Since the 1950s, when mass production of plastics began in earnest, the world has embraced their ease of use and robustness. But with millions of tonnes of of plastic debris entering the world's oceans every year, their durability is also a curse, as Ann Jones reports.
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