New study shows microplastics turn into ‘hubs’ for pathogens, antibiotic-resistant bacteria

A single use of a facial exfoliator can release 5,000 – 100,000 microplastics into the atmosphere. Credit: NJIT It is estimated that an average-sized wastewater treatment plant serving about 400,000 inhabitants will dissolve 2,000,000 microplastic particles per day into the environment. However, researchers are still learning the environmental and human …

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The virus partially shuts down Trump’s Florida club

Former President Donald J. Trump’s Palm Beach, Fla. Ni’s private club closed on Friday after some staff members tested positive for coronavirus, two people familiar with the events confirmed. According to the Associated Press, closing services in the dining room and at the beach club were affected. Two people familiar …

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