The Origins of Plastics: A Surprising History
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) recently published guidelines that promote the use of chemically sustainable compounds for every stage during the lifecycle of plastic manufacturing. While it’s clear that plastics remain essential to human manufacturing, the compounds used in the future will no longer come with the adverse environmental effects we’ve seen in the past.
It may surprise you to learn that plastics aren’t necessarily synthetic. In fact, rubber that comes from rubber..