I guess we shouldn’t be surprised but I always am when we find evidence of the damages plastics are doing to the environment. They are impossible to avoid (heck, my keyboard is plastic!) but we need to make more conscious decisions about their use.
Below are an interesting set of articles published over the last couple of days by The Guardian about the discovery of plastics found in sea salt, tap water, and the unknown relationship to our health. The articles also contain many links to others about the same or related topics.