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Proxies for nanoplastic

The ability to synthesize metal-doped nanoplastic opens windows to accurately assess the potential environmental hazards that nanoplastic poses.

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Fig. 1: Potential use of metal-doped plastic nanoparticles for environmental risk assessment of nanoplastics.

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Koelmans, A.A. Proxies for nanoplastic. Nat. Nanotechnol. 14, 307–308 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41565-019-0416-z

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