Pollution from… Your Washing Machine?

The story of microfibers

PHOTOS: Water treatment facility by “eutrophication&hypoxia” via Flick |Yoga pants by Eli Christman via Flickr | Freshwater flea by Per Harald Olsen/NTNU via Flickr Creative Commons | Pile of plastic by Chesapeake Bay Program via Flickr Creative Commons |  Oyesters by Denise Chan via Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0 | Fibers from Patagonia jacket by Shreya Sonar, Bren School of Environmental Science and Management at UCSB | Other photos by: Mary Anderson or Pixabay

Voice: Dr. Carmen Keist

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Multimedia Journalist Evaluation

prachi-profilePrachi Gupta

Prachi Gupta is a multimedia journalist and comedy writer. She has contributed articles to Cosmopolitan, Salon, College Humor and more. She has had work published for television, radio print and online audiences.

Her multimedia skills continue with her presence on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn. Her list of accomplishments includes being named one of the “absolute best names in media” by Mediaite. But what is most inspirational to me, is her style of writing and versatility. Continue reading