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Garbage Patch Study Finds Plastic In Pacific Ocean Fish

July 18, 2011 1:11 p.m.

On a recent expedition to the North Pacific Ocean UC San Diego researchers discovered plastic in nearly 10% of the fish they found. The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is to blame.

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