Microplastics drifting in the sea detected in fish and shellfish. Scientists study the consequences for human health. The CIMA Coordinator is evaluating the consequences of the accumulation of microplastics on clams on the Algarve coast and notes that "some analysis reveals tissue inflammation and changes in DNA.
Full article In Jornal Expresso WEEK # 2325 - May 20, 2017:
See more in: http://leitor.expresso.pt/#library/expresso/semanario2325/expresso/sociedade/do-mar-para-o-prato-tambem-vemplastic or (pdf)