× Plastic: A Toxic Love Story à Download by ì Susan Freinkel

× Plastic: A Toxic Love Story à Download by ì Susan Freinkel

Plastic Built The Modern World Where Would We Be Without Bike Helmets, Baggies, Toothbrushes, And Pacemakers But A Century Into Our Love Affair With Plastic, We Re Starting To Realize It S Not Such A Healthy Relationship Plastics Draw On Dwindling Fossil Fuels, Leach Harmful Chemicals, Litter Landscapes, And Destroy Marine Life As Journalist Susan Freinkel Points Out In This Engaging And Eye Opening Book, We Re Nearing A Crisis Point We Ve Produced As Much Plastic In The Past Decade As We Did In The Entire Twentieth Century We Re Drowning In The Stuff, And We Need To Start Making Some Hard Choices Freinkel Gives Us The Tools We Need With A Blend Of Lively Anecdotes And Analysis She Combs Through Scientific Studies And Economic Data, Reporting From China And Across The United States To Assess The Real Impact Of Plastic On Our Lives She Tells Her Story Through Eight Familiar Plastic Objects Comb, Chair, Frisbee, IV Bag, Disposable Lighter, Grocery Bag, Soda Bottle, And Credit Card Her Conclusion We Cannot Stay On Our Plastic Paved Path And We Don T Have To Plastic Points The Way Toward A New Creative Partnership With The Material We Love To Hate But Can T Seem To Live Without