Links to recent relevant scientific literature:
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- M.O.Rodrigues, et al. (2018) Effectiveness of a methodology of microplastics isolation for environmental monitoring in freshwater systems. Ecol. Indic. 89: 488-495 DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.02.038
- Alice A. Horton, et al. (2018) The influence of exposure and physiology on microplastic ingestion by the freshwater fish Rutilus rutilus (roach) in the River Thames, UK. Environm. Poll. 263: 188-194. DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2018.01.044 open access
- Christian Scherer, et al. (2017) Feeding type and development drive the ingestion of microplastics by freshwater invertebrates. Scientific Reports 7: 17006
doi:10.1038/s41598-017-17191-7 open access
- GabrielaKalčíková et al. (2017) Impact of polyethylene microbeads on the floating freshwater plant duckweed Lemna minor. Environ. Pollut. 230: 1108-1115
- Chelsea M. Rochman et al. (2017) Direct and indirect effects of different types of microplastics on freshwater prey (Corbicula fluminea) and their predator (Acipenser transmontanus). DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187664