FIG Article of the Month, May: Quantitative analysis of microplastics in coastal sediment in beaches of Spain and Brazil Written by: Ana Flávia Bastos and D.Eng. Lia Bastos, Brazil
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The Article of the Month May 2020 is written by Ana Flávia Bastos and D.Eng. Lia Bastos, Brazil: Quantitative analysis of microplastics in coastal sediment in beaches of Spain and Brazil This peer review paper should have been presented at the FIG Working Week 2020 in the special session Mapping the Plastic. Based on the ESMARES Program methods, a comparative study of the amount of microplastics found on different beaches has been carried out. Read more...



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