How Bad Are Plastics, Really?

“Plastic production just keeps expanding, and now is becoming a driving cause of climate change.”

Source: The Atlantic
Published: Jan 3, 2022
Length: 12 minutes (3,051 words)

American Beauties

“The life of a plastic bag is really an endless series of entanglements.”

Source: Topic
Published: Aug 1, 2018
Length: 10 minutes (2,728 words)

American Petro-Topia

The daughter of a plastics manufacturer assesses the toxins that get passed from one generation to another, in her family and yours. First published in 2015, this story, like petrochemistry, stays with you.

Source: Aeon
Published: Mar 1, 2015
Length: 17 minutes (4,400 words)