Microplastic ingested by fish and more art by ISPRA - Marco Matiddi

Microplastic ingested by fish

A microplastic ingested by Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus) photographed under a microscope. The next challenge for researchers globally will be to understand micro plastic migration from gastrointestinal tract to animal tissues as well toxicological and health consequences.

ISPRA laboratory, Roma (Italy)

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