Key ring with decontaminated Microplastic in resin

 

Materials

Microplastic = 5mm and smaller plastics

 

Microplastic causes:

  • Component of many detergents and cosmetics
  • Synthetic fibers are washed out in washing machine
  • Loss of plastic pellets in the production
  • Plastic waste does not decompose, it breaks only in smaller peaces!

STOP PLASTIC POLLUTION

 

Problems:

  • Difficulty of cleaning
  • Free POPs (Persistent Organic Pollutants - pollutants - for example, heavy metals and PCBs) can dock onto micro plastic and thus enter the food chain
  • Potentially hormonal active

 

 Solutions:

  • Waiver of micro plastic contaminated cosmetics
  • Prefer natural fiber for everyday clothes 

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