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Deadliest plastics: bags and packaging biggest marine life killers, study finds, by Graham Readfearn

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Roman, L, Deadliest plastics: bags and packaging biggest marine life killers, study finds, by Graham Readfearn, The Guardian, Guardian News & Media Limited, Australia, 14 December (2020) [Newspaper Article]


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Abstract

Plastic bags and flexible packaging are the deadliest plastic items in the ocean, killing wildlife including whales, dolphins, turtles and seabirds around the globe, according to a review of hundreds of scientific articles.

Item Details

Item Type:Newspaper Article
Keywords:cetacean, death, dolphin, ingestion, marine debris, pinniped, sea turtle, seabird, seal, whale
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Environmental management
Research Field:Conservation and biodiversity
Objective Division:Environmental Policy, Climate Change and Natural Hazards
Objective Group:Environmental policy, legislation and standards
Objective Field:Environmental policy, legislation and standards not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Roman, L (Dr Lauren Roman)
ID Code:146488
Year Published:2020
Deposited By:Ecology and Biodiversity
Deposited On:2021-09-09
Last Modified:2021-09-13
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