Microplastics discovered in guts of sharks off UK coast

By Lucy Tandon Copp 23-Jul-2020

Out of 46 sharks examined, 67% of the animals were found to contain microplastics and other human-made fibres

The small-spotted catshark was among those examined by scientists

Sharks off the coast of Cornwall in the UK have been found to contain microplastics in their gut.

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University of Exeter scientists made the discovery after examining the stomachs and ...

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