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Abandoned plastic

Waste plastics abandoned on a beach. Plastic is not a biodegradable material, therefore it can persist in the environment even for hundreds of years causing severe damage to the ecosystems.
Credits: photograph by Midway Journey, http://www.flickr.com/photos/midwayjourney/3924811603/

With the sponsorship of the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities and Research
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