Month: October 2018

Tennessee River has shocking amount of microplastics, scientists warn

The Tennessee River has an alarming amount of microplastics that could threaten the health of species in the world’s most aquatically biodiverse freshwater ecosystem, scientists warn. Results of the most comprehensive study on surface pollutants in the Tennessee River’s history were unveiled Wednesday morning at the Tennessee Aquarium’s Conservation Institute. The study found the river …

Tennessee River has shocking amount of microplastics, scientists warn Read More »