Cosmetics, clothing or car tyres - many everyday items and products contain or cause microplastics and therefore impact the environment. Berlin’s drinking water is free from microplastics, yet microplastic particles are increasingly detectable in the wastewater. Each person must therefore be called upon to prevent inputs of microplastics in wastewater. We explain this topic to you on our service page.
Are there microplastics in drinking water?
Do microplastics occur in the water cycle?
What are microplastics?
How are microplastics formed?
What does Berliner Wasserbetriebe do against microplastics in the water cycle?
How can I found out all the places where microplastics are found?
With this app you always have an advisor at your side when shopping. Simply scan the barcode of a product and find out what constituents it contains and whether microplastics are hidden in them.