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      MICROPLASTICS AND MEGA PROBLEMS: POLLUTION SOLUTIONS IN THE LOWCOUNTRY in Charleston


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      November 21, 2019

      Thursday   6:00 PM

      100 Aquarium Wharf
      Charleston, South Carolina 29413

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      MICROPLASTICS AND MEGA PROBLEMS: POLLUTION SOLUTIONS IN THE LOWCOUNTRY

      One of the biggest threats we face today is smaller than a pencil eraser. Microplastics are toxin absorbing pieces of plastic less than 5 millimeters long. Learn more about the research being conducted, in the Charleston Harbor, and what businesses and communities are doing to address this issue. The South Carolina Aquarium is honored to welcome Dr. John Weinstein, Chair of Biology at The Citadel and Lia Colabello, Principal of Plastic Pollution Solutions. Thank You to Our Sponsors: Mary and Mason Holland Christopher Kauker, Ameriprise Financial Inc TICKETS: In an effort to be green, you will not receive a printable ticket. You will recieve email confirmation, and your name will be on our registration list at check in.  PARKING: The Aquarium Parking deck is located at 24 Calhoun Street. For full parking information, please visit: http://www.charleston-sc.gov/index.aspx?NID=1025 The South Carolina Aquairum provides a golf cart shuttle from the parking deck to the main building for those needing assistance. Guests can also be dropped off in the Ft. Sumter circle for a shorter walk. 

      Categories: Science

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