Monday, Apr 13 2015, 02:56PM
Environmental Sociologist Rebecca Altman and her father pay a visit to the plastic plant where he worked for a decade making polystyrene.
This is not just any plastic plant - it is the birthplace of modern plastics.
Many interesting reflections ensue.
There are lots of alternatives to plastics. In our new Information section you will find information on various plastic alternatives, how safe they are, and whether they can be easily recycled.
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