Brussels, 9 December. Good news from Europe: EU strengthened eco-label rules. Rinse-off products with microplastics can not qualify any more for an eco-label.
Good news from European Union. Elimination of micro-plastics is considered an 'urgent need'.
An inventory of land-borne sources of microplastics in Holland that may end up in sea is presented by the Dutch Institute for Public Health and the Environment. The report (commissioned by the Dutch ministry of infrastructure and the environment) is available in English.