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Channel News Asia - 3 month ago

Flushed contact lenses are big source of microplastic pollution

WASHINGTON: Contact lenses that are flushed down the toilet or dropped in sink drains contribute vastly to microplastic pollution in the oceans, researchers warned on Monday (Aug 21).  The amount of plastic waste created by lenses and their packaging in the United States alone is equal to 400 ...

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