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Global plastics production

This interactive diagram shows the amount of plastic produced globally over the last 70 years and features some of the most significant developments in plastics. Click on the circles on the graph to find out more information.

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X-Curric | Ages 7 - 11

Ocean Plastics

This unique scheme of work for Key Stage 2 introduces students to ocean plastics and inspires them to enact change in their communities.

Where does plastic come from?

Follow the production process from crude oil to the products we use every day

How is plastic recycled?

Find out how plastic bottles are turned into new clothing

How are plastic bottles made?

Discover the stages involved in plastic bottle manufacturing

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