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The study analysed more than 250 bottles from 27 lots and 11 different brands from around the world. Photograph: iStock

The World Health Organisation has announced it is to review the potential risks of plastic in drinking water after studies found micro particles in po(...)

Microplastics found in Irish marine sediments. Let: A frayed and tangled fibre from Galway Bay’s North Sound. Right: A heavily biofouled transparent fibre from the Aran Grounds. Photograph: Martin et al

A increase in microplastic contamination along the seabed off the west of Ireland may have potential “detrimental repercussions” for the Gaway Bay pra(...)