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Plastic fibers found in over 80% of tap water samples from five continents

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Sep 08, 2017 01:03 AM
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by (Lacy Cooke) last modified Sep 07, 2017

If you had a glass of water today, you likely ingested plastic. Orb Media conducted an investigation of plastic in our tap water over ten months, and their results were shocking: over 80 percent of samples they collected - in places like the United States Capitol building or the shores of Uganda's Lake Victoria - contained plastic fibers. The researchers say we're living in the Plastic Age - and the contamination probably is not limited to our water. Related:





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