Microplastics

An invisible threat

An interactive map designed on several levels to show the problem of microplastics in fresh and marine waters from multiple perspectives.

Geolocation of samples

The geolocalization of samples collected by Adventure Scientists all over the world, both in marine and in fresh waters.

Click on the marker to see details of theat sample.

Microplastics per liter

The concentration per liter of the microplastics in the collected samples.

The larger are the circles, the greater is the amount of microplastics.

Click on the center of the marker to see details of theat sample.

Which samples are contaminated?

Which of the collected samples contain microplastics and which are clean.

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A forecast of the future of the sea

What could happen if no action is taken on microplastic emissions.

Control the emission of microplastics by the major sources using the switches below.

Marine
Fresh Water
Marine
Fresh Water
Clean
Contaminated
Automotive Tyres
Plastic Pre Production
Textile

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