Uncover the environmental challenge of nurdles or plastic pellets, and their impact on marine ecosystems and waterways. Learn about the sources and distribution of nurdles, which serve as the building blocks of plastic products. Explore the significance of nurdle pollution in marine food webs and the risk of ingestion by marine species. Discover the efforts to reduce nurdle pollution through responsible manufacturing and waste management practices. Stay informed about initiatives and policies aimed at curbing nurdle pollution and protecting our oceans from plastic waste.
Read More: The Danger of Nurdles for the Environment
Nurdles, also known as plastic resin pellets, are among the most common microplastic marine pollutants, posing a significant threat to the environment. These tiny plastic granules, each less than 5 mm in size, have been found littering beaches across the globe, from the coast of New Zealand to England. Unfortunately, hundreds of millions of nurdles…
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