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New Study Questions Whether Natural Fibers Are Better for the Environment

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Researchers in the United Kingdom are wondering just how “natural” so-called natural fibers really are. A year-long study of more than 200 freshwater and atmospheric samples, gathered from over a dozen local rivers and rooftops, has revealed a “much higher” percentage of natural fibers than microplastic ones, according to experts from University of Nottingham’s School…

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