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Time to ban glitter - it's just as bad as microbeads, experts say


Microbeads might be on their way out – but have you thought about glitter?

Environment Minister Nick Smith announced earlier this year that cosmetic products containing tiny plastic pieces, known as microbeads, will be banned in July next year.
There are concerns about their impact on the marine environment, because they get through filtration systems and are ingested by marine life. See more