Both the versatility and durability of plastics makes it a commonly used material, but causes growing environmental problems and concerns. The newly established research platform PLENTY investigates the global plastic pollution by assessing the environmental impact of plastics and the societal perception of plastics in daily life. We aim to effectively link the environmental and socioecological aspects on the fate of plastics in our environment.

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The recently founded research platform PLENTY will soon annouce further details about the programme of its official kick-off event at the University...

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The Microplastics 2018 Organizing Committee, including Thilo Hofmann from the University of Vienna, welcomes you to attend the conference "Nano and...

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Welche Auswirkungen Plastik und die darin enthaltenden Inhaltsstoffe wie Weichmacher auf die Basis der Nahrungsnetze, im Wesentlichen die...