Transport of Plastics Within the World’s Oceans

Alethea Mountford*

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Abstract

The following sections are included:

Introduction

Beaching and Coastal Retention of Plastics

Surface Transport and Accumulations of Plastics

Surface Transport to Remote Regions

Vertical Transport of Plastics

Plastic Accumulation in the Deep Sea

Conclusion
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPlastic pollution in the global ocean
EditorsAlice A. Horton
Place of PublicationNew Jersey, US
PublisherWorld Scientific
Chapter3
Pages77-96
Number of pages20
ISBN (Electronic)9789811259128, 9789811259111
ISBN (Print)9789811259104
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 16 Jan 2023

Publication series

NameTrends in Aquatic Systems
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing
Volume1

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