How much plastic does a person ingest weekly? A credit card’s worth in weight on average

A new study has found that on average, people could be ingesting about 5g of plastic every week - equivalent to a credit card - in the air they breathe, the food they eat and, especially, the water they drink.New research combining the results of more than 50 studies globally has found that on average, people could be ingesting about 5g of plastic every week – equivalent to a credit card – in the air they breathe, the food they eat and, especially, the water they drink ….MORE: straitstimes