Think Global, Act Local: Local Knowledge Is Critical to Inform Positive Change When It Comes to Microplastics.

  title={Think Global, Act Local: Local Knowledge Is Critical to Inform Positive Change When It Comes to Microplastics.},
  author={Chelsea M. Rochman and Keenan Munno and Carolynn Box and Anna Cummins and Xia Zhu and Rebecca Sutton},
  journal={Environmental science \& technology},
M contamination in the marine environment is a global issue. Across the world, policies at the national and international level are needed to facilitate the scale of change needed to tackle this significant problem. However, sources and patterns of plastic contamination vary around the world, and the most pressing actions differ from one location to another. Therefore, local policies are a critical part of the solution; recognizing local sources will enable mitigations with measurable impacts… 

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