Where Do 3D Printing Plastics Come from?

“I shall say one word to you, just one word. Are you listening? Plastics.” – The Graduate, 1967 Naturally occurring organic plastics have been a part of human culture for thousands of years, including rubbers, as well as egg, milk and blood proteins. It wasn’t until the mid-19th century, however, that synthetic plastics first made an appearance in the history of our species. By the mid-20th century, developments in chemical technologies resulted in an explosion of new pl...

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