LSU researcher helps to reduce plastic pollution along Mississippi River

Read the full story at Reveille.

In collaboration with the MRCTI, LSU College of Coast and Environment professor Mark Benfield is researching the flow of plastic waste down the Mississippi River into the Gulf of Mexico using GPS trackers, trash accumulation data, and testing the water for microplastics. 

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