Sea Pollution
  • Plymouth Athenaeum, Derry's Cross, Plymouth PL1 2SW

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The Plymouth Athenaeum’s 2018 Autumn Talks series continues with a talk by Imogen Napper from the University of Plymouth.

Imogen is Research Fellow Defra Microplastic Research in the School of Biological and Marine Sciences at the University. She is a PhD student researching the effects of plastic pollution within the marine environment and is supervised by Professor Richard Thompson OBE, a leading authority on plastic pollution in the marine environment and potential solutions.

The free talk starts at 14:30 and is open to all. 

Contact Plymouth Athenaeum for further information (email: / tel: 01752 266079).

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Researching plastic pollution within the marine environment

Student Imogen Napper has spent her PhD working with Professor Richard Thompson in the University’s International Marine Litter Research Unit.

Imogen has been awarded a prestigious scholarship to advance her research into microplastics found in the marine environment.

Learn more about Imogen and her work to #EndPlasticSoup
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