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In Praise of Plastic

Why an oil-sucking, landfill-clogging, non-biodegradable, it's-everywhere material is so good for the environment. Really.

MUDDY WATERS Is it safe to use the same bottle all week at work? (Photograph by Yoon S. Byun) MUDDY WATERS Is it safe to use the same bottle all week at work?
By Keith O'Brien
September 28, 2008

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Why an oil-sucking, landfill-clogging, non-biodegradable, it's-everywhere material is so good for the environment. Really. (Full article: 3111 words)

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