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How are Plastic Bags made?

From Sciencing comes the following information on how plastic bags are made..........  Please follow the link to the original article in order to read it in full. ______________________ "Plastic bags are made from a ubiquitous polymer substance known as polyethylene. This begins as ethylene, commonly extracted from natural gases, then treated to become the polymer, forming long chains of carbon and hydrogen atoms. These chains can vary depending on what type of polyethylene is being used, but they all help create Read More...