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Plastics found for the first time in human bloodstream

March 25, 2022

Scientists from Vrije Universiteit (VU) Amsterdam, the Netherlands, have produced evidence of plastic particles being absorbed into the bloodstream, with a novel method involving the use of mass spectrometry. “We have now proven that our bloodstream, our river of life as it were, has plastic in it,” said VU ecotoxicologist Heather Leslie. Discarded plastic waste […]

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