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How your clothes are poisoning our oceans and food supply


New studies show that alarming numbers of tiny fibers from synthetic fabrics are making their way from your washing machine into aquatic animals

Tiny plastic fibers taken from a water sample in Blue Hill Bay in the gulf of Maine. 

Photograph: Marine Environmental Research Institute

How your clothes are poisoning our oceans and food supply | Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/jun/20/microfibers-plastic-pollution-oceans-patagonia-synthetic-clothes-microbeads

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So... Stop using washing machines or stop wearing clothes with fibers?