Microplastics in Irish Freshwater Environment

Today our years of research culminated in the publication of the EPA Report “Impacts of Microplastics on the Irish Environment”. The report can be found on the EPA website, and is available as a free download to anyone. The study reveals the effects of microplastics […]

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In the top 100

Today we received the news that our paper “Rapid fragmentation of microplastics by the freshwater amphipod Gammarus duebeni (Lillj.)” is placed in the top 100 downloaded papers in Earth Sciences by Scientific Reports. Another feather in the cap of the first author, Dr Alicia Mateos […]

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Many congratulations to Alicia Mateos-C├írdenas on the publication of her thesis. It is looking magnificent! The thesis titled “Impact, Fate and Trophic Transfer of Microplastics in the Freshwater Environment” is the culmination of more than three years of intense work. The research has produced three […]

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