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Microplastics found in waterways across PA, including 7 in Allegheny County. Why it’s dangerous and what you should know.

PublicSource – Microplastics were found in major waterways across Pennsylvania, according to a study released on March 3 by PennEnvironment. Researchers found microplastics, which are fragments of plastic less than 5 millimeters in length, in all 300 water samples taken from 53 waterways in the state, including seven waterways

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Microplastics found in Tulpehocken Creek and Blue Marsh Lake

Berks – Mont –  Polymer fragments smaller than a grain of rice, called microplastics, have been found in water samples from 53 waterways in Pennsylvania including anglers’ beloved Tulpehocken Creek and Blue Marsh Lake, environmental advocates at PennEnvironment Research & Policy Center said in a new report. Collected from January

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