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I wonder how many different kinds of microplastics are in an 8 oz. plastic bottle?

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esparks
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esparks (@esparks)
15 hours ago

Most plastic water bottles are made of 1 type of plastic. However, lids and labels can be made of different types of plastic. These materials can shed to create microplastics during and after the manufacturing process.

pmatrai
pmatrai (@pmatrai)
7 days ago

I agree with the comment by old crow: is it types of microplastics? or how many?

oldcrow
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oldcrow (@oldcrow)
21 days ago

Do you mean how many different kinds of microplastics make up a water bottle OR if you were to fill up the bottle with water from, say, the nearby beach, how many different kinds of microplastics you would find in that ocean water?