Lots of people don’t realize that many of the products they use contain thousands of tiny plastic microbeads that enter our water systems and can cause all sorts of damage. Every day 8 trillion microbeads pollute U.S. aquatic habitats. These tiny beads can then absorb and concentrate toxins and enter the food chain after being consumed. So check out some of your toothpastes and soaps to make sure you aren’t adding to the plastic!
Here are some common products that contain microbeads