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Peak Plastic: The Rise or Fall of Our Synthetic World

Peak Plastic: The Rise or Fall of Our Synthetic World (EPUB ebook)

By Buffington, Jack

Shows why plastics, in aggregate, have become a toxin to humans, wildlife, and the planet, and proposes novel solutions that involve neither traditional recycling nor giving up plastic.- Provides a realistic solution for our use of plastic: not to eliminate it, but to innovate it...- Views plastic not only as a known environmental and health hazard but as a material critical to our future and therefore worth revising for future use- Explains what we must do-and by when-in order to be able to keep using plastic without harming the planet or our health- Shows the links between the environmental, toxicological, and socioeconomic challenges in our use of plastic, and how these dangers can be remedied by supply chain innovation- Introduces two significant disruptive innovations that if implemented, will save us from the growing problem posed by synthetics
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ISBN 9781440864179
Published 11 Oct 2018
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en

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ISBN-13 9781440864179
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher ABC-CLIO
Imprint Praeger
Released 11 Oct 2018
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Buffington, Jack
Category Economics, Finance, Business, Industry
Production & Quality Control Management
Technology, Engineering & Agriculture
Technical Design
Waste Treatment & Disposal
Number of Pages 152
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 363.738
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years