Polystyrene Pollution [S-22-17]

Presenter: Lauren Eggleston, Chelsea Broughton
Location: SUNY: Maxcy 104
Classes: 1 Session 1.5 hours
Dates: Fri 2:00 PM 04/29

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Polystyrene is one of the most commonly used plastics, and is listed as non-biodegradable. As trash, it accumulates in our waterways. What are we doing about it? In this course, we will discuss how polystyrene is used and what perils it causes as it breaks down into microplastic. We'll learn more about this type of plastic, discuss local legislation efforts, and explore current scientific research.

Cap: 30

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