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- Constant, Mel, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Marine pollution bulletin 2019 v.142 pp. 263-273
- beaches; coasts; microplastics; sediments; water pollution; wind; Mediterranean Sea
- ... Microplastics are small (<5mm) fragments of plastic debris that are ubiquitous in coastal areas and in open ocean. We have investigated the occurrence and composition of microplastics in beach sediments from the micro-tidal Northwestern Mediterranean Sea. Samples were collected on two beaches (northern and southern site) of the western Gulf of Lion showing markedly different characteristics. Sampl ...