Workshop reports:
British Antarctic Survey Plastics in the Ocean Workshop Report (7th March 2018)

Charity reports:
WWF – A Plastic Future – Plastics Consumption and Waste Management in the UK

Greenpeace – Microplastics and persistent fluorinated chemicals in the Antarctic

Earthwatch – Microplastics: how should businesses respond?

Earthwatch – Plastic Rivers report

Other reports:
Science Advice for Policy by Europeans Academies (SAPEA) – A scientific perspective on microplastics in nature and society

Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) – Plastic & Health: The Hidden Costs of a Plastic Planet 


Norwegian Environment Agency – Bio-Based and Biodegradable Plastics: An Assessment of the Value Chain for BioBased and Biodegradable Plastics in Norway:

European Commission – intentionally added microplastics in products

European Commission: A Circular Economy for Plastics

Industry white papers:
Thermo Scientific – Microplastic identification and characterization by Raman imaging spectroscopy

Agilent – Analysis of Microplastics using FTIR Imaging

Agilent – Microplastics: from Beach to Bench Characterization and  identification of Microplastics Using Mobile FTIR and FTIR Imaging Technologies

Agilent – FTIR spectroscopy as a tool to study and estimate ageing of microplastic particles