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The Nurdle Patrol Wages War on Plastic Pellets, With Boost from Lawsuit Settlement

PORT ARANSAS, Texas – Plastic pollution has contaminated every continent on Earth. It kills wildlife from whales to sea turtles. Some of the smallest plastic particles, called nurdles, are among the most insidious. It’s difficult to even catalog the scope of the problem. But one group of citizen scientists is going to try. And a […]