Microplastics: Why is it harmful to worms?

The ocean is not only the natural resources bothered by the dangers brought about by microplastics but there are many red wigglers for sale just because of that. Recent studies found out that microplastics in the soil also threatened the worms, too. As we all know, worms play an important role in recycling organic waste and soil construction. This is only one of the benefits of worms for gardening.
Farmers consider worms as “ecosystem engineers” because they keep the soil healthy. Unfortunately, with plastics preventing worm…