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Could these balls help reduce plastic pollution?

13 November 2018

Plastic waste in a pile on a beach

The Cora Ball is four inches (10cm) in diameter and made from recycled and recyclable plastic. While it doesn't catch everything, the company says it captures between a quarter and a third of microfibres in every wash.

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Keywords: sustainable, materials, construction and mechanical, characteristics of technology

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