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PNW coffee habit pollutes the ocean

Posted by: | August 2, 2012 Comments Off on PNW coffee habit pollutes the ocean |

The Pacific Northwest is known for its coffee consumption – and now scientists are finding that some of that caffeine is making its way into the ocean, with unknown consequences for marine life. An Oregon Sea Grant-funded study by Portland State University environmental scientist Elise Granek and colleagues, reported in the July issue of Marine […]

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