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‘Waiter, there’s micro-plastic in my soup!’

Microplastics are smaller than these pieces of plastic.

By Simone Delochan,

Last year I had begun a series on environmental issues and the impact of everyday items: glitter, and balloons being the most memorable based on feedback—both positive and negative.

I want to remind Church communities and schools again, to please refrain from releasing your balloons (rosary and otherwise) for the simple reason that what goes up must come down…and the balloons and string come down entangling wildlife and also leading to fatal ingestion. We cannot afford to ignore repercussions simply because we cannot see them for ourselves.

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