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Marine Plastic Pollution in Waters around Australia: Characteristics, Concentrations, and Pathways

  • Julia Reisser mail,

    jureisser@gmail.com

    Affiliations: School of Environmental Systems Engineering, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, Oceans Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, Wealth from Oceans Flagship, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Floreat, Western Australia, Australia

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  • Jeremy Shaw,

    Affiliation: Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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  • Chris Wilcox,

    Affiliations: Wealth from Oceans Flagship, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Floreat, Western Australia, Australia, Marine and Atmospheric Research, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

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  • Britta Denise Hardesty,

    Affiliations: Wealth from Oceans Flagship, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Floreat, Western Australia, Australia, Marine and Atmospheric Research, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

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  • Maira Proietti,

    Affiliation: Instituto de Oceanografia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Rio Grande, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

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  • Michele Thums,

    Affiliations: School of Environmental Systems Engineering, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, Oceans Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, Australian Institute of Marine Science, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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  • Charitha Pattiaratchi

    Affiliations: School of Environmental Systems Engineering, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, Oceans Institute, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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  • Published: November 27, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0080466

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