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Created on By Millie Green
Picture of turtle about to eat a plastic bag

Plastic and Plastic Pollution Quiz

Science of Materials - Plastic

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Name some properties of plastic...

Screwed up plastic bottle

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How much plastic packaging is recycled in the UK?

Image of plastic bottles

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How many types of plastic polymer are there?

Seven types of polymers

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What are most plastics made from?

Screwed up plastic bottle

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When was synthetic plastic invented?

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How can you reduce the plastic you use at home? (Select all that apply)

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Which of these inventions actually exists as an alternative to plastic packaging?

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What is produced when plastics break down in the environment?

Child's plastic bucket on beach full of plastic litter

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Complete the sentence: Plastics are a problem when discarded at sea because....

Picture of lots of plastic litter along a beach

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Are plastics a renewable or non-renewable resource?

Image of energy sources

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What is the item found most regularly on beach cleans?

Picture of lots of plastic litter along a beach

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Are plastics a problem to wildlife when they end up in the sea?

Picture of turtle about to eat a plastic bag

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Where should your hard plastic packaging go?

Two simple metal dustbins on a patio.

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Choose the reasons why we should recycle.

Satellite image of the earth

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