Soap, Sunscreen and Steroids Found in Antarctic Waters and Wildlife

Soap, Sunscreen and Steroids Found in Antarctic Waters and Wildlife

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Neko Harbor, Antarctica. Photo source: ©© Benjamin Dumas

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The last great wilderness on Earth now has traces of personal care products and steroid hormones.

New Zealand scientists have said the waters around two Antarctic research stations have evidence of the active ingredients found in soaps, fragrances, sunscreens and lotions…

Read Full Article, Guardian UK

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