Plastic - a definition

Plastic – an introduction

Most plastics (and we are talking millions of tons each year) are distilled from oil. Ethane (one of main ingredients of plastic) can also be obtained from coal, gas and plants as well as oil.

Naptha and ethane derived plastic are non-biodegradable plastics.

Most (but not all) plastics are oil derived and do not biodegrade. read more….