It’s official President Obama Signed the Microbead Ban that prohibits selling and distributing products containing microbeads (CNN Reports).
On our last newsletter addition, we mentioned how these tiny microbeads are commonly used by manufacturers in the formulation of industrial hand soaps and personal hygiene products. They act like scrubbers to remove dirt and contaminates from your skin however trillions of microbeads are entering and polluting into our water ways daily! According to Environmental Science & Technology study published in September, 2015, the volume is enough to coat the surface of 300 tennis courts every day.
For information the Microbeads Ban visit ‘Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015.’
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