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Mayans used latex rubber A good many years before Goodyear… MIT News – May 2010 http://newsoffice.mit.edu/2010/mayaball-0524 12/20/2015
Worshipful Company of Horners quote The Craft of the Horner The Horners’ Company – undated http://www.horners.org.uk/cms.php?cms_id=47 20/12/2015
Rubber timeline inc MacIntosh, Hancock, Hayward and Goodyear Timeline BouncingBalls – undated http://www.bouncing-balls.com/timeline/timeline3.htm 20/12/2015
Hancock beat Goodyear by a month Thomas Hancock developed Vulcanite Plastics Historical Society – undated http://plastiquarian.com/?page_id=14212 20/12/2015
Goodyear and the Goodyear tyre company The Charles Goodyear Story The Strange Story of Rubber Commercial website http://www.goodyear.com/corporate/history/history_story.html 20/12/2015
Alexander Parkes Alexander Parkes – Materials Man and Polymath The Science Museum [blog] – Dec 2013 http://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/collections/2013/12/29/alexander-parkes-materials-man-and-polymath/ 20/12/2015
John Hyatt and court case Late 19th Century Inventions: Plastic Polymer Search – undated http://www.polymer-search.com/inventionplastic.html 20/12/2015
Goodyear’s rubber football Charles Goodyear’s Soccer Ball Soccerballworld – undated http://www.soccerballworld.com/Oldestball.htm 20/12/2015
Gustave Bouchardat Science, Sense & Nonsense Joe Schwarcz, Random House LLC, 3 Nov 2009 http://books.google.co.uk/books?id=VI9QeNuCEncC&pg=PA177&lpg=PA177&dq=Gustave+Bouchardat&source=bl&ots=ZKMhPy-gYu&sig=Dx3W2OMQ4oKj-ghrTweH-yFtyyY&hl=en&sa=X&ei=RLCUUrWIMpSrhAeJh4DADQ&ved=0CGsQ6AEwDw#v=onepage&q=Gustave%20Bouchardat&f=false 20/12/2015
Two-thirds of all rubber is synthetic American Chemical Society National Historic Chemical Landmarks. U.S. Synthetic Rubber Program American Chemical Society National Historic Chemical Landmarks. U.S. Synthetic Rubber Program – undated http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/whatischemistry/landmarks/syntheticrubber.html 20/12/2015
The quality of natural rubber means it will always be in demand Why We (Still) Can’t Live Without Rubber National Geographic – Jan 2016 http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2016/01/rubber-boom-text# 2/2/2016
Wilhelm Krische and galagith GALALITH’S HISTORY galalith.eu – undated http://www.galalith.eu/histoire%20A.htm 20/12/2015
Bakelite Leo Baekeland and the Invention of Bakelite American Chemical Society National Historic Chemical Landmarks. Bakelite: The World’s First Synthetic Plastic. http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/whatischemistry/landmarks/bakelite.html (accessed March 20, 20015). https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/whatischemistry/landmarks/bakelite.html#invention-of-bakelite 20/12/2015
Making bakelite Making Bakelite – Periodic Table of Videos Periodic Videos, University of Nottingham – Aug 2014 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vlh0YDRmZ0I 20/12/2015
Making bakelite How to Make Bakelite Plastic eHowto – undated http://www.ehow.co.uk/how_7496181_make-bakelite-plastic.html 20/12/2015
Condensation and addition methods How Plastics Work HowStuffWorks – undated http://science.howstuffworks.com/plastic3.htm 20/12/2015
recyclable thermoset Recyclable, Strong Thermosets and Organogels via Paraformaldehyde Condensation with Diamines García, Jones, Virwani, McCloskey, Boday, ter Huurne, Horn, Coady, Bintaleb, Alabdulrahman, Alsewailem, Almegren, Hedrick Science 16 May 2014: Vol. 344 no. 6185 pp. 732-735 http://www.sciencemag.org/content/344/6185/732 2/8/2016
Plasticisers and BPA Plasticisers (phthalates) and bisphenol A (BPA) Baby Centre – Oct 2014 http://www.babycentre.co.uk/a1037227/plasticisers-phthalates-and-bisphenol-a-bpa 20/12/2015
$29.3 billion in 2014 (all industries) Global industrial fillers market predicted to grow at CAGR of 4.2% to 2019 Additives for polymers volume 2015 issue 10 – Oct 2015 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306374715301433 2/8/2016
21 plastic forming methods Plastics Processes Plastipedia – undated http://www.bpf.co.uk/Plastipedia/Processes/Default.aspx 20/12/2015
Nathaniel Wyeth patent Nathaniel Wyeth; Invented Plastic Soda Bottle Latimes (obituary) – Jul 1990 http://articles.latimes.com/1990-07-09/news/mn-218_1_plastic-soda-bottle 20/12/2015
Hyatt and injection moulding Plastic Injection Molding: Manufacturing Startup and Management Douglas M. Bryce, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, 1 Jan 1999 https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=Wg884_ggbmEC&pg=PA1&lpg=PA1&dq=Hyatt+and+injection+moulding&source=bl&ots=2Id5N5ew2s&sig=J6G2-6MV_4T7an0lxqhR9QB7_xw&hl=en&sa=X&ei=4yUMVa2UKqyy7Qbw4ICwDg&ved=0CFoQ6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=Hyatt%20and%20injection%20moulding&f=false 20/12/2015
The New York London myth Where Does the Name Nylon Originate? Timelessmyths – Apr 2014 http://www.timelessmyths.co.uk/where-does-name-nylon-originate.html 20/12/2015
Han van Meegeren The Procuress: Fake or Mistake? Painting Featured in the Third Episode of BBC One’s Fake or Fortune Artdaily – undated http://artdaily.com/news/48886/The-Procuress–Fake-or-Mistake–Painting-Featured-in-the-Third-Episode-of-BBC-One-s-Fake-or-Fortune#.VnbggVkbM3g 20/12/2015
Oil for plastics (4% or 83,353 swimming pools) [scolling required] “How Much Oil is Needed for Plastics?” British Plastics Federation – undated http://www.bpf.co.uk/Press/Oil_Consumption.aspx 2/8/2016
Global oil production 2014 EIA international statistics EIA data base – retrieved Nov 2015 https://www.eia.gov/cfapps/ipdbproject/IEDIndex3.cfm?tid=3&pid=26&aid=2 2/8/2016
Convert barrels into litres US Barrels (Oil) to Liters metric-conversions.com http://www.metric-conversions.org/volume/us-oil-barrels-to-liters.htm 20/12/2015
Litres of water in an olympic swimming pool When dam size matters Austrailian Bureau of Metrology – Oct 2012 http://media.bom.gov.au/social/blog/39/when-dam-size-matters/ 20/12/2015
Bioplastics production growth Market [Bioplastics] europeanbioplastics – undated http://en.european-bioplastics.org/market/ 2/8/2016
Plastics from orange peel Orange is the new black gold: how peel could replace crude oil in plastics the conversation – Sept 2015 https://theconversation.com/orange-is-the-new-black-gold-how-peel-could-replace-crude-oil-in-plastics-47121 2/2/2016
Plastics from mushrooms Are mushrooms the new plastic? TEDGlobal – Jul 2010 http://www.ted.com/talks/eben_bayer_are_mushrooms_the_new_plastic 14/2/2016
plastics from sulphur Plastics of the future may be made from sulfur, not oil, putting waste to good use the conversation – Jan 2016 https://theconversation.com/plastics-of-the-future-may-be-made-from-sulfur-not-oil-putting-waste-to-good-use-48425 2/2/2016
Lego Lego To Replace Oil-Based Plastics Chemical and Engineering News, Volume 93 Issue 26, Jun 2015 http://cen.acs.org/articles/93/i26/Lego-Replace-Oil-Based-Plastics.html 20/12/2015
Plastics from CO2 Process technology to convert CO2 to major chemicals Commercial website http://llchemical.com/ 20/12/2015
Chris Jeavans It’s a wrap [Chris Jeavans] BBCmagazine – Sep 2008 http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/7591751.stm 20/12/2015
Reduce the weight of bottles and films [scrolling required] Plastics: Recycling and Sustainability BPF – undated http://www.bpf.co.uk/Sustainability/Plastics_and_Sustainability.aspx 20/12/2015
Why we don’t recycle polystyrene Styrofoam and recycling explained in less than 4 minutes! grist – May 2015 http://grist.org/science/styrofoam-and-recycling-explained-in-less-than-4-minutes/ 20/12/2015
NYC banned EPS food containers and packaging peanuts NYC Bans Expanded Polystyrene Food Containers, Opens Market to Alternatives Scientific American – Jan 2015 http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/nyc-bans-expanded-polystyrene-food-containers-opens-market-to-alternatives/ 20/12/2015
MacDonalds stopped using EPS for the big mac Big Mac Trashes Plastic Burger Box NewsOk – Nov 1990 http://newsok.com/big-mac-trashes-plastic-burger-box/article/2336459 20/12/2015
Disappeared refilling project In-store Dispensing Systems (ISDS) retail trials Wrap – Dec 2010 http://www.wrap.org.uk/sites/files/wrap/WRAP01%20180%20RSC005-001-11-1-10%20(2).pdf 12/20/2015
Recycling failing to meet demand for recycled PET PET is the Most Widely Recycled Plastic in the World Napcor – undated http://www.napcor.com/PET/landing_petrecycling.html 12/2/2015
Only 20% of local authorities collect plastic film for recycling PlasRecycle on BBC Radio 4, Today programme PlasRecycle [Press Release] – October 2015 http://plasrecycle.com/2015/10/05/plasrecycle-on-bbc-radio-4-today-programme/ 12/20/2015
Environment minister and WRAP declare intention to standardise recycling Stewart bids to end ‘madness’ around recycling regimes let’srecycle – Oct 2015 http://www.letsrecycle.com/news/latest-news/stewart-bids-to-end-madness-around-recycling-regimes/ 12/20/2015
Near Infra Red Spectropscopy Good practice of Near Infrared sorting of plastic packaging Wrap – Oct 2010 http://www2.wrap.org.uk/downloads/NIR_Technical_Report_Final.2af3cdf0.9909.pdf 12/20/2015
Active disassembly Active Disassembly using Smart Materials activedisassembly.com – undated http://www.activedisassembly.com/ 12/20/2015
Plastics are 7% of UK manufacturing About The British Plastics Industry BPF – undated http://www.bpf.co.uk/Industry/Default.aspx 12/2/2015