8 Trillion Microbeads Wash into our Waterways Every Day with Devastating Consequences

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Exfoliating body washes and lotions can make your skin feel smooth and supple. But when these products rinse off your body and wash down the drain, some of them turn into an environmental nightmare.

These and hundreds of other products — exfoliating facial scrubs, toothpastes, moisturizers, cosmetics, and cleaning supplies.

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