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Why plastics?


The material of which an object is made has a profound effect on its perceived worth.  This is because we inhabit a world full of materials and we, as individuals, place them in a spectrum of value.  Often plastics are at the lower end of our personal spectra where we might hold more ‘noble’ materials, including precious metals, ceramics, and glass, higher up.  As such, the use of plastics in…