TSU scientists will enter a microplastics hazard research project

The TSU Bio-Clim-Land Center of Excellence, at the invitation of the international program MOSAiC, will join microplastics research under the QIMAIYA project (Quantification of Microplastics in the Arctic Food Web). This is the first systematic project devoted to pollution of the seas and oceans. The migration path of microplastics must be traced because the transfer of pollutants is carried out primarily by rivers. One of the largest rivers in the world, the Ob and its tributaries will be studied by TSU scientists as a model object.

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