Scientists want to highlight the glitter does to our . They want a ban on the plastic that decorates around us. Scientists say glitter is a micro-plastic and should be banned. A of glitter ends up in the world's . Fish cannot digest glitter. It does not break down so it stays in the food . A found that plastic was discovered in about one- of the fish caught around the United Kingdom.
Micro-plastics are than five millimeters . A professor told a : "I think all glitter should be because it's a micro-plastic." Another professor was after his daughters got some shower with glitter in it. He said it would, "escape down the and…enter the environment". A cosmetics will no use plastic glitter. It said: "We've avoided micro-plastics by switching to and mineral glitter."