Future of the Environment

Are you breathing plastic air at home? Here’s how microplastics are polluting our lungs

Plastic toys and even fleece jackets can pollute your home with tiny plastic particles. Image: REUTERS/Guillermo Granja

Kevin Luo

PhD, Particle Deposition in the Human Respiratory System, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden @BlueairGlobe

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