Plastics and Environmental Sustainability

Product Number: EB00597678
Released: Mar 21, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119009399
Publisher: Wiley
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Description

Survey's the issues typically raised in discussions of sustainability and plastics -Discusses current issues not covered in detail previously such as ocean litter, migration of additives into food products and the recovery of plastics -Covers post-consumer fate of plastics on land and in the oceans, highlighting the environmental impacts of disposal methods -Details toxicity of plastics, particularly as it applies to human health -Presents a clear analysis of the key plastic-related issues including numerous citations of the research base that supports and contradicts the popularly held notions

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Author(s): Anthony L. Andrady
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Feb 13, 2015

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