Flexible decision-making tools are needed to support action plans for plastics and other pollutants. Reproducible Analytical Pipelines (RAPs) and technological readiness levels (TRLs) will enable systematic validation and global harmonization of plastic pollution monitoring methods.
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Aliani, S., Lusher, A., Galgani, F. et al. Reproducible pipelines and readiness levels in plastic monitoring. Nat Rev Earth Environ 4, 290–291 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1038/s43017-023-00405-0