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Road traffic is a significant source of microplastics

A report compiled by the Finnish Environment Institute SYKE has produced a clearer picture of litter in the Finnish marine environment. On beaches close to residential areas 90% of the litter visible to the naked eye is composed of various plastic and foam plastic products, and cigarette butts are the most common type of plastic waste. Road traffic is the most significant source of microplastics.
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Enhancing water quality monitoring in Colombia – international cooperation now under way

A Finno-Colombian cooperation project aimed at improving the monitoring of water quality in Colombia was launched at the beginning of the year. The quality assurance of laboratory work is a key element of the project.
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Published 2014-12-05 at 14:57, updated 2019-10-29 at 13:53