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Plastics and the environment

Plastics and the environment

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Published by Wiley-Interscience in Hoboken, N.J, [Cambridge?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plastics -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Anthony L. Andrady.
    ContributionsAndrady, A. L.
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16420551M
    ISBN 100471721557

    The book is an appealing non-fiction book that encourages children to develop an interest in helping to stop plastics being used and damaging our oceans and wildlife. Each section has a clear title, key information, accompanying photographs and diagrams, labels and key facts. The Plastics Design Library series (PDL) is a collection of data books, reference works and practical guides covering plastics engineering, applications, processing, manufacturing, material selection, product design, recycling and waste, and innovative series is aimed at a wide range of engineers, R&D, and other professionals working primarily in the plastics industry, and.

      Our plastic footprint: reuse to take the pressure off recycling Recycling should be the last option, says Lucy Siegle. Instead we should record, reduce, replace, refuse, refill, rethink – and reuse.   Book review: Plastics for Environment & Sustainable Development. For those concerned about the 'plastic age' in which we live, this 'eco-assessment study' is a must read. But do not go by the report's name, for its purpose seems to be to give a befitting reply to all campaigners who keep crying that plastics are bad. Plastics are an important material in our economy, and modern daily life is unthinkable without them. At the same time however, they can have serious downsides on the environment and health. Action on plastics was identified as a priority in the Circular Economy Action Plan, to help European businesses and consumers to use resources in a more.

    To my mind, Plastic Ocean represents a new genre of books about pollution, health and the environment written by the second and third generations of the Plastics and Chemical Age — or, put differently, by the children and grandchildren of those employed by major 20th-century industries.   Plastics and the Environment World Wildlife Day – 5 things to know about the illegal wildlife trade From tigers, to pangolins, to trees - everything has its price on the world’s black market. Plastic and the Environment. Plastics are used throughout the world for a broad number of reasons. Although plastic is certainly a globally important product, there are many environmental concerns associated with its use. Impacting the Environment. One of the positive characteristics of plastic is the fact that it is durable.


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[Kathryn Whyman; Louise Nevett; Simon Bishop] -- Looks at how plastics are made, and the importance of recycling and reusing plastics. Plastics are everywhere. We have thousands of uses for plastics. Cars, computers, clothes, toys, and packaging.Plastics ebook a variety of environmental benefits.

However, their production, applications, and disposal ebook many environmental concerns. Plastics and the Environment provides state-of-the-art technical and research information on the complex relationship between the plastic and polymer industry and the environment, focusing on the sustainability, environmental impact, and cost—benefit Author: Anthony L.

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