Plastics are made from oil. Oil is a carbon-rich raw material, and plastics are large carbon-containing compounds.
Plastics are simply chains of like molecules, called polymers, linked together. 456 more words
This is a difficult switch for most people as we have all been so brainwashed that bottled/mineral water is better for us than any other water that if you mention that you drink tap water, people goggle at you as though you just said you are a cannibal! 329 more words
Common chemicals found in plastic bottles, pollution and even makeup are harming the brains of foetuses and growing children, according to new research.
Scientists said the chemicals can lower children’s IQs and are being introduced into people’s lives with little review of the associated dangers. 63 more words