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Plastic planet [electronic resource]

Bogner, Thomas. (Producer). Zuta, Daniel. (Producer). Boote, Werner, 1965- (Screenwriter, Director, Narrator). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 99 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : First Run Films : 2011.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Werner Boote.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrators: Werner Boote, David Nathan, Marc Jeffreys.
Summary, etc.:
We live in the Age of Plastic. It's cheap and practical, and it's everywhere - even in our blood. But is it a danger to us? This feisty, informative documentary takes us on a journey around the globe - from the Moroccan Sahara to the middle of the Pacific Ocean, from a factory in China to the highest peaks of the Alps - to reveal the far-flung reaches of our plastic problem. Interviews with the world's foremost experts in biology, pharmacology, and genetics shed light on the perils of plastic to our environment and expose the truth of how plastic affects our bodies and the health of future generations.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Plastics > Environmental aspects.
Plastics > Additives.
Plastics > Biodegradation.
Refuse and refuse disposal.

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