A new BBC report on the danger that plastic waste poses to seabirds quotes Jenna Jambeck, an associate professor in the University of Georgia College of Engineering. Although Jambeck did not participate in the research highlighted in the BBC’s story, she did lead an earlier groundbreaking study that quantified the amount of plastic waste flowing into the world’s oceans. You can read the full BBC report here.
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