Microplastics pollution in inland freshwaters of China: A case study in urban surface waters of Wuhan, China.

@article{Wang2017MicroplasticsPI,
  title={Microplastics pollution in inland freshwaters of China: A case study in urban surface waters of Wuhan, China.},
  author={Wenfeng Wang and Anne Wairimu Ndungu and Zhen Li and Jun Wang},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2017},
  volume={575},
  pages={1369-1374}
}
Microplastics have been considered as an emerging pollutant in the aquatic environment. However, research about microplastic pollution in inland freshwaters of China is insufficient. The present study investigated the levels of microplastics in surface water of 20 urban lakes and urban reaches of the Hanjiang River and Yangtze River of Wuhan, the largest… CONTINUE READING