Paula Sobral – Principal investigator (PI)

Principal investigator (PI)

Environmental Researcher with a background in Biology, holds a PhD in Environmental Sciences, and is an Associate Professor at the Department of Environmental Sciences of FCT- NOVA University Lisboa

She develops research in microplastics since 2008, coordinates research projects on the topic, and has published several papers in international journals. She collaborates with other universities and international work groups on the issues of marine litter and microplastics and has founded the Portuguese Marine Litter Association an engagement platform for multiple stakeholders to reduce marine litter.