Plastics are made from natural materials such as cellulose, coal, natural gas, salt, and crude oil through a polymerization or polycondensation process. Fossil fuel-based plastics are polymers made from petrochemicals, whereas bio-based plastics are made from plant-based sources, like starch and cellulose. More than 99% of the plastic sourced from chemicals comes from fossil fuels. This showcase a strong link […]