Microplastics are plastics smaller than five millimetres in diameter, and they’ve become a concern for researchers.They’re considered as emerging pollutants because they’ve been found everywhere, including inside our bodies.But how are microplastics are affecting the environment and our health?

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Produced By: Ash Taylor

Featured In Story: Susan Wilson – Professor in Environmental Pollution, University of New England

First aired on The Wire, Thursday 8th February 2024