UC Science Radio Season 2, Episode 3: The dirt on plastic

March 29, 2021

We’re all familiar with marine plastic pollution, but what about our productive soils – are they becoming a hotbed of microplastics too?

PhD candidate Helena Ruffell gets out her trowel, tweezers and Fourier-Transform Infrared Spectroscope to shed some light on what’s happening in the ground.

Listen to what she’s discovered so far>