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CSL Infrared microscopy used to identify microplastics for the first time in Antarctic sea ice core

A UTas/AAD research team, including the CSL's Thomas Rodemann has published what is believed to be the first time microplastics have been identified in an ice core from Antarctica. Thomas' PhD student, Anna Kelly was interviewed by the ABC and the story has appeared in The Guardian and Channel 9 & 7 news bulletins.

Here are links to the media:

Ms Kelly interviewed by the ABC and an article in the staff intranet.

For more information please contact Dr Thomas Rodemann.

Published on: 24 Apr 2020 9:04am