These microbeads should actually be referred to as microplastics. Using these products and rinsing them down the drain is littering, the plastic won’t biodegrade. One of the main offenders for containing microbeads are the popular exfoliating face washes, with some face washes containing over 300,000 beads per bottle (that’s a lot of plastic). These microbeads are guaranteed to become plastic pollution within our oceans, and will possibly enter the mouth.. Read More