Beware of plastic glitter!

This may not be news to others, but I hadn't been aware of it - Mylar-based glitter can be a pollution hazard. And not just in the "finding bits of it everywhere in carpets, cushions, cars, and clothing, for months" sense, either. See this World Economic Forum article:

I did know about the ever-increasing problem of tiny bits of plastic in the oceans, but had thought of glitter as being metal-based (showing my age, I guess). There are biodegradable glitters out there, so if you like the sparkly, it's worth checking out.
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