A new research found that plastic fibers have infiltrated the drinking water systems in almost 83 per cent of samples tested globally. For a country like India, which still struggles with both coverage and numerous water quality problems, it's going to be a tough to upgrade its capacity to stop such micro fibers or else we may have many more diseases to deal with.
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Convenor, Water Initiatives Odisha (WIO)
Convenor, Combat Climate Change Network, India
Mahanadi River Waterkeeper (Member, Global Waterkeeper Alliance)