Tag: Fiber

Not only plastic, but also denim microfibers have been found in the Arctic Ocean. They have invaded the human food web

Recently, a research team from the University of Toronto published a report in the “Environmental Science and Technology Letters”. They inspected sediment samples in three major locations:the Arctic deep ocean, shallow lakes in the suburbs of Toronto, Lake Huron and Lake Ontario, and found The average number of microfibers per kilogram of dry weight of sediment are 1930, 2490 and 780, respectively.