Sandra Jansen

Sandra Jansen

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Quilt making and sewing as a matter of course. Making and editing patterns, and creating as much as I can! @sewofcourse on all social media.
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How your pile of laundry fills the sea with plastic pollution - BLOG. Natalie Welden, Research Associate: Marine Pollution / Ecotoxicology / Microplastics, The Open University.

How your pile of laundry fills the sea with plastic pollution - BLOG. Natalie Welden, Research Associate: Marine Pollution / Ecotoxicology / Microplastics, The Open University.

Ever heard of microplastics? They may sound small but they are a big problem and they come from our clothing!   New research suggests that microplastics may make up as much 30% of plastic waste found in our oceans.   Learn more about microplastic ocean pollution and how you can limit you contribution in our new blog post link in bio!  .

Ever heard of microplastics? They may sound small but they are a big problem and they come from our clothing! New research suggests that microplastics may make up as much 30% of plastic waste found in our oceans. Learn more about microplastic ocean pollution and how you can limit you contribution in our new blog post link in bio! .

Scientists in Switzerland are concerned about microplastic pollution in the river Rhine. The tiny bits of plastic can end up in our stomachs via fish. Researchers are working on solutions.

Scientists in Switzerland are concerned about microplastic pollution in the river Rhine. The tiny bits of plastic can end up in our stomachs via fish. Researchers are working on solutions.

Your Fleece Jacket Pollutes the Ocean. Heres the Possible Fix.

Your Fleece Jacket Pollutes the Ocean.

If you are anything like how I was, you would have heard the term ‘microplastics’ or ‘microbeads’ being thrown around on the news, social media etc but you would not entirely know what it is or the impact it is currently having. After researching and …

If you are anything like how I was, you would have heard the term ‘microplastics’ or ‘microbeads’ being thrown around on the news, social media etc but you would not entirely know what it is or the impact it is currently having. After researching and …

A worker sorts plastic bottles at a recycling centre on the outskirts of Wuhan, Hubei province, China

A million bottles a minute: world's plastic binge 'as dangerous as climate change' A worker sorts plastic bottles at a recycling centre on the outskirts of Wuhan, Hubei province, China

Humans have created 8.3 billion metric tons of plastics since large-scale production of the synthetic materials began in the early 1950s, and most of it now resides in landfills or the natural environment, according to a study.

More than billion metric tons of plastics have been produced by humans since large-scale production began back in the according to a new study published in the journal Science Advances

The Government is to go ahead with a ban on “rinse-off” plastic microbeads in cosmetics and personal care products following a public consultation, it has announced.

Over 800 trillion microbeads enter US wastewater daily. California's ban could lead to larger action.

Microplastics sloughed from synthetic fabrics in the washing machine

The devastating ways in which plastic affects the world's oceans have already been studied even before the UN Ocean Conference in early June. The oceans have billions of plastic pieces floating on them.

Studio Sew of Course: Baby Quilt for Helena - fixing backing that is too short with wider binding

Studio Sew of Course: Baby Quilt for Helena - fixing backing that is too short with wider binding

Modern baby quilt; quarter square triangles, and applique initial.

quarter square triangles, and applique initial.

Modern baby quilt; quarter square triangles, and applique initial.

quarter square triangles, and applique initial.