Collection of sediment samples for microplastic characterization
Quick identification of microplastics in sediment samples in the field
Lab protocol for isolating microplastics in sediments
Lab protocol for isolating microplastics in personal care and cosmetics products
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Does it sink or float? Class activity. Source: University of Florida.