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Looking for Micro plastics

Tuesday 4th July / presented by Kylie Sturgess

We know the downsides to plastic bottles and coffee cups, but the closer we look for plastics the more we find.

The Conservation Council of WA finished up a survey of WA's coast last week looking for microplastics.

Microplastics are exactly what they sound like: small fragments ranging from polyester fibres in laundry water to the rough bits in ex foliating cream.

RTRFM'S KYLIE STURGESS speaks to Field Researcher KATE from Conservation Council WA to find out more about the findings and what we can do about it..

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