Recently, the European Commission published a study that provides further information on the intentional uses of microplastic particles in products and the risks they pose to human health and the environment. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has also reviewed the available evidence on micro- and nanoplastics in food. In this short film the European Chemichal Agency presents the problem.
Microplastics and Nanoplastics
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Microplastics and Nanopla... Recently, the European Commission published a study that provides further information on the intentional uses of microplastic particles in products and the risks they pose to human