READER'S CORNER / 2018

CIRAIG Report: Marine plastic litter and other ocean threats - a literature review

29 October 2018

The CIRAIG has published the report « Marine plastic litter and other ocean threats – a literature review in the context of life cycle assessment ». The report was prepared for Nestlé, in the context of the partnership of the International Life Cycle Chair – the main research unit of the CIRAIG. In the setting of recent concerns over plastic accumulation in marine habitats, this report reviews the scientific literature on marine plastic litter and other threats to oceans’ health. It aims to put marine plastic litter into perspective with other threats to ocean health and to identify the research needs for its integration within the LCA framework.

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