microplastics

Signal: study finds bioplastics harm fish

A new study has revealed that biodegradable plastics (known as bioplastics) “may not be the silver bullet to plastic pollution”…

UK government urged to mandate microplastic filters on washing machines

The UK government is being called upon to surpass California by mandating microplastic filters on washing machines. More than 171tn…

Unpacking the environmental footprint of food packaging materials

In the bustling world of consumer goods, the profound environmental and health implications of the materials employed in food packaging…

Addressing microplastic pollution: strategies for greener packaging

A report by PreScouter, a Chicago-based research intelligence firm, highlights the significant role the packaging sector plays in contributing to…

Implications of food packaging microplastics being found in human veins

The research conducted by the University of Hull and Hull York Medical School shows two of the five microplastic polymer…