Microplastic beads: how your exfoliating scrub might be harming the ocean

From ABC Environment, 10 September 2014: Sparkles in your toothpaste. Exfoliating body scrub. Deep facial cleansers. When reading through the ingredients on your bathroom items, one item you wouldn’t expect to see is plastic. However, a significant number of personal care and cosmetic products contain tiny particles of plastic, called microbeads. Sometimes they’re added as an Continue reading Microplastic beads: how your exfoliating scrub might be harming the ocean