Microplastics are little, scarcely visible pieces of plastic that enter and pollute the nature. Microplastics are not a clear sort of plastic, but instead a plastic part that is under five millimetres.

Microplastics can start from a combination of sources including bigger plastic pieces that have broken isolated, sap pellets used for plastic collecting, or as microbeads, which are little, fabricated plastic dots used as a piece of prosperity and excellence items, for instance, a few chemicals and toothpastes. These little particles easily experience water filtration systems and wind up in the ocean and Great Lakes, representing to a potential hazard to maritime life.