Images & galleries
How is plastic recycled?
Find out how plastic bottles are turned into new clothing
Where does plastic come from?
Follow the production process from crude oil to the products we use every day
Explore some of the versatile and ingenious uses for plastic that have changed our world
Marine plastic pollution
Understand some of the impacts of marine plastics
How are plastic bottles made?
Discover the stages involved in plastic bottle manufacturing
Coral life (advanced)
Coral life gallery with additional taxonomic and behavioural information
Ocean plastics facts and figures
Explore the facts and figures surrounding ocean plastics pollution
Seven types of plastic
This diagram demonstrates the properties, recyclability and toxicity of the seven types of plastic
Life cycle of a plastic bottle
Discover the journey of a plastic bottle from raw materials to recycling, landfill or litter.