Environmental Management
Presence of microplastics contamination in table salt and estimated exposure in humans

D.A. Syamsu; D. Deswati; S. Syafrizayanti; A. Putra; Y. Suteja

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 205-224


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Microplastics are plastic fragments measuring less than 5 millimeters which are formed from degraded plastic materials and have the potential to pollute the environment. Due to their widespread presence in the marine environment, microplastics have become a significant global ...  Read More

Environmental Science
Microplastic abundance and distribution in surface water and sediment collected from the coastal area

N. D. Takarina; A. I.S. Purwiyanto; A. A. Rasud; A. A. Arifin; Y. Suteja

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2022, , Pages 183-196


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Rapid development has increased the microplastics discharges into marine environments, including coastal waters at Jakarta Bay, Indonesia. This study is proposed to assess microplastics abundance and distribution in surface water and sediment from coastal water at Jakarta Bay.METHODS: ...  Read More