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AUTHOR(S)
Hoffman, John
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/28/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 4, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of plastics in changing fashion trends among people. It mentions that critics blame plastics for landfills and litter but manufacturers point to how plastics are changing people's lives. Plastic shoes are replacing leather shoes as they are long lasting and comfortable and are made of high-tech polymers, nylon or polyester. It is claimed that plastics have also brought revolution in garment materials including plastic winter coats.
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31773623

 

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