Use of Hyperspectral Sensors in Accounting for Plastic Fragment in Seawater

Pollution of seawater by plastic debris has triggered an environmental concern around the world. The impact on shorelines, open-water, as well as within the benthic environments is significant. The frequent surveys on the open-water has unveiled shocking details implicating some regions of the densities of plastics on the surface waters. It is conventional that plastics originate…