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 Marine ecotoxicological biomarkers for a cleaner, healthier ocean environment

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May 2018: Dr Hartl discusses the significance of long-term microplastics monitoring in the marine environment
for evidence-based policy decisions.

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Sky News March 2018-1

March 2018: Dr Hartl welcomes the deposit return scheme for plastic bottles announced by Michael Gove and points out that
Scotland announced a scheme in September 2017.

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March 2018: Dr Hartl presents his microplatics monitoring work in the Firth of Forth at the
Procupine Marine Natural History Meeting 2018 at the National Museum Scotland.

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Parliament

February 2018: Dr Hartl's research on microplastics in Orkney and the Firth of Forth cited twice during the
recent debate in the Scottish Parliament - link to the debate

Here's a link to the relevant paper.Here's a link to the relevant paper.

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STV News at Six

January 2018: Media coverage of our microplastic work in Orkney; above BBC Scotland - Reporting Scotland and STV News at Six, 19th January, 2018.
Below:
Coverage through the day in news bulletins on BBC Radio Scotland 
Coverage in the print media:
The Times
The Herald
The Orcadian
The Scotsman
Financial Times

February 2018
The Orkney News