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Academic Journal of Environment & Earth Science, 2021, 3(2); doi: 10.25236/AJEE.2021.030209.

Sources, impacts and management of microplastics


Shuqiao Zhang

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Shuqiao Zhang

The Australian National University, Canberra ACT, 2600, Australia


Microplastics are contemporary issues requiring close attention and continuous research. This paper aims to summarize recent studies of sources, impacts, and management of environmental microplastics, find universal strategies from different aspects’ research and provide suggestions from a future scope.


Environment, microplastics, accumulation effects, potential risks

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Shuqiao Zhang. Sources, impacts and management of microplastics. Academic Journal of Environment & Earth Science (2021) Vol. 3 Issue 2: 48-54. https://doi.org/10.25236/AJEE.2021.030209.


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