Nurdles: The Plastic Pollutant That Can Fit on The Tip of Your Finger

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If inside, take a second to look around at your surroundings. How many pieces of technology do you see? If any of these objects include plastic material, then they are inevitably part “nurdle.” Yes, nurdle is the word you are reading. Have you never heard of this term? Neither had I, until about two weeks ago. Yet, nurdles are the building blocks for millions of plast