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Human hair is being used to clean up oil spills

CNN, May 19th, 2022 https://www.cnn.com/2022/05/19/world/oil-spills-human-hair-matter-of-trust-spc-scn-intl-c2e/index.html

Human Hair for Oil Spills

60 Seconds, April, 2022 https://www.instagram.com/reel/CcNrNbPtVwC/?igshid=YmMyMTA2M2Y=  

Human Hair Mats Clean Oil Spills

Business Insider, February 23rd, 2022 https://youtu.be/k8fsVzyj-PA

Recycling Human Hair to Soak Up Oil Spills

Now This, February 15th, 2022 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zz3sT_VCAAs https://www.instagram.com/tv/CaAJf1ojeLv/ https://fb.watch/begipcMk8h/ https://www.tiktok.com/@nowthisearth/video/7065028041025654063  

Giving Hair a Second Life

Horniman Museum and Gardens, February 10th, 2022 https://www.horniman.ac.uk/story/giving-hair-a-second-life/

Can We Recycle Hair, Too?

The Cut, January 6th, 2022   https://www.thecut.com/2022/01/can-we-recycle-hair-too.html

When Oil Spills Strike, Call in the Hair Force

Reasons to be Cheerful, August 16th, 2021 https://reasonstobecheerful.world/when-oil-spills-strike-call-in-the-hair-force/    

How Hair Salons Are Mobilizing to Help Clean Up the Mauritius Oil Spill

Vogue Magazine, August 13th, 2020 https://www.vogue.com/article/mauritius-oil-spill-human-hair-donation-haircuts-salons  

National Geographic – Janvier 2018

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17 Ways To Clean Up The Gulf Oil Spill

Oil Spill Hair Mats Early on in the BP crisis, human hair was discussed as a possible material for sopping up the oil. Matter of Trust, a nonprofit environmental organization, has partnered with thousands of salons all over the world to use their clippings, which...

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