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Seven different types of plastic

This Thinglink describes the properties, recyclability and toxicity of seven different types of plastic.

Not all plastic is made equal! The different types of plastics each come with their own properties, their own pros and their own cons.

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Cross-curricular | Ages 7-11

Ocean Plastics

Ocean Plastic ages 7-11 unit is a KS1 teacher resource that introduces students to the issue of plastic pollution. Students study materials, their properties and are inspired to enact change in their communities.

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