Plastic is falling from the sky. But where’s it coming from? | Curio

Plastic is falling from the sky. But where’s it coming from?

9 mins | Apr 25, 2021

Plastic rain is the new acid rain. At any given time, 1,100 tons of microplastic are floating over the western US. Matt Simon explores how new atmospheric modelling has revealed the surprising sources of this dangerous pollutant.

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