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Plastic is ubiquitous and unavoidable, but there are serious hazards in using plastic, in many different forms. Humans now ingest an alarming, and increasing, amount of microplastic, largely through plastic containers with food and beverage in them, but also plastic pollution of water in general. Plastic waste is a huge pollutant in terms of land and sea, and impacts marine animals, fish, and life throughout the food chain.
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