Lusher, A., P. Hollman & J. Mendoza-Hill (editors)
Title Microplastics in Fisheries and Aquaculture. Status of knowledge on their occurrence and implications for aquatic organisms and food safety
9251098824 / 9789251098820
Inventory number 979824
2017. 29cm. Pp.128. Photos, figures, tables. eBook / pdf.
Provides an overview of the occurrence and effects of microplastics on aquatic organisms and makes recommendations regarding seafood safety, environmental risk assessment approaches and targeted monitoring of microplastics in the environment. This study provides detailed information on the most likely pathways in terms of sources, transport and distribution, a framework to assess the risks that may (or may not) affect commercial fish stocks and consumers, and an understanding of the scope and limitations of current microplastic sampling techniques.
9789251098820. Microplastics in Fisheries and Aquaculture