Microplastics found in 90 percent of table salt used around the world, study says

Read the full story in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Microplastics are present in 90 percent of table salts tested worldwide, a study published earlier this month found.

Researchers analyzed 39 brands of sea, rock and lake salt produced in 16 different countries on six continents and determined microplastics were in 36 of them, according to the study published in Environmental Science and Technology.

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