This episode of Act Local will give you the ick, the ick for microplastic.


In the latest instalment of Act Local Cam’s on the beach of a water catchment system in South Australia, there are swimmers, birds, fish, and a shitload of microplastic.

Australian Microplastic Assessment Project’s Dr Michelle Blewitt explains to Cam that the problem is microplastic is everywhere, it’s just often unseen.

We’re also consuming a disgusting amount of it weekly – even if you’re vegetarian. How much? Hit play and find out.